Why Turkey Should Be Your Next Sailing Destination?

  By far, the biggest lure bringing travellers to Turkey in 2018 is value for money. With a lucrative exchange rate of 4.50 Turkish lira to the dollar, foreign currencies are going further than they ever have before. Turkish marinas have also been gaining international fame among the recreational boating industry, thanks to private and… More Why Turkey Should Be Your Next Sailing Destination?

360° Insight: Kas A Quaint Town of Southwest Turkey

It doesn’t have any significant beaches to boast of, yet many yachts sailing Turkish waters dock into the Mediterranean town of Kas, a rustic but quaint destination that really does seem cut off from the hustle of the 21st century. Famous for its Lycian tombs and whitewash houses covered with streams of pink bougainvillaea, Kas… More 360° Insight: Kas A Quaint Town of Southwest Turkey

Didim Vegan Fest

For many years, sailors of the Aegean coast bypassed Didim and its landmark Apollo Temple. However, the construction of an ultra-modern marina changed that, and it is now a town to be reckoned with. To pay respects to their roots, locals organise the Didim Vegan fest that celebrates lifestyles respecting animals and the planet. Running… More Didim Vegan Fest

329,000 People Enjoyed Hot Air Balloon Rides in Turkey Last Year

Tourism stats from the central Anatolian region of Cappadocia, say 329,000 people enjoyed a sunrise, hot-air balloon trip over the rocky landscape known for its fairy chimneys. Cappadocia, one of the most popular travel destinations in the world, saw a rise in visitors eager to explore its unique structures including underground cities, ancient cave churches… More 329,000 People Enjoyed Hot Air Balloon Rides in Turkey Last Year

The World’s Oldest Temple Reopens to Visitors

Gobeklitepe, in southeast Turkey, intrigues historians, and fuels alien conspiracy theories. The ancient site, sitting on the UNESCO Tentative list, is the oldest manmade structure in the world. First discovered in 1996, experts say it challenges everything we know about human development throughout history. Depictions of wild animals carved in t-shape pillars indicate it was… More The World’s Oldest Temple Reopens to Visitors