While living in Turkey, I have come to appreciate the long history it has to offer. With over 17 UNESCO Heritage sites throughout the country, you will most likely come across one or more of them while traveling in Turkey. As we set out on our cross-country travels of Turkey, […]
If you love the outdoors and extreme sports, Turkey is the place for you. Here you can find outdoor activities such as swimming, paragliding, hiking, scuba diving, kayaking, mountain biking, or horse riding along beautiful nature to admire. Searching for a fun activity to do on a hot summer day, […]
If you are looking for adventure and want to experience paradise, you must travel to Fethiye and Oludeniz, Turkey. Only 10 minutes apart, these two cities have so much to offer and should be on your bucket list to visit. History The modern-day Fethiye is located on the site of […]
A great day trip from Antalya is to the Manavgat Waterfall and the ancient city of Lyrbe. The drive from Antalya (city center) to Manavgat Waterfall is about 1 hr. 30 minutes by car. Instead of taking the fastest route, we decided to take the scenic route through small villages […]
I feel truly lucky to not only live in one of the world’s most beautiful places in the world but also to live in a neighborhood with so many wonderful people. Lucky for us, our landlords, Samet and Deniz, have become our dear friends and we enjoy spending time with […]
Visit the village Kuyucak, none for its lush fields of lavender. These purple hills of lavender bushes will take your breath away. The women of this community have created a destination for visitors around the world to come and enjoy the handmade products produced from lavender. Bloggers and photographers, like me, find Kuyucak a perfect place for pictures.
My husband and I were eager to take an overnight trip to the ancient city of Side (pronounced Seede’) located northeast of Antalya. Other than having planned to see the ruins, we had no other plans or expectations of what else we could see or do in Side. So, without […]
Things to consider living abroad as an expat.
When we spend time socializing with our friends here in Turkey, we talk about different topics but somehow the conversation always tilts toward travels. We share stories about places we’ve traveled to and places that are still on the list. In one of these conversations, it was suggested for us […]
Are you adventurous? Do you like to have a new experience in life? If you answered yes to either one of these questions, then you must try paragliding. New experiences, new adventures are what makes life enjoyable and memorable. The thrill and the feeling of flying is truly an adrenaline […]