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All Rhodes leads to roam … a guide to the Greek island

This article was written for Fethiye Times by Steve Parsley. If you live in Fethiye or visit regularly, Rhodes can be a distant shape low on the horizon on a clear day or even a line of faraway lights after sunset. A European outpost just 50 miles long and 25 miles wide (give or take) […]

Discover Turkey: hiking the ways and trails

“The world reveals itself to those who travel on foot.” – Werner Herzog Turkey is a mountainous country with beautiful scenery and large areas of unspoiled countryside, which are wonderful natural preserves for the extraordinary variety of wildlife, flora and fauna. The mountainous nature of the country has had a strong influence on its cultural […]

Elmalı – life in the “slow lane”

“It isn’t just a village. The houses aren’t just places to live. Everything belongs to everybody. Everyone belongs to everyone else. Even a single person can make a difference” – Joanne Harris Imagine a place that welcomes visitors like long-lost friends, where warmth, friendliness, true Turkish hospitality and tradition are a way of life.  One […]

Davraz Ski Resort near Isparta, Türkiye

Türkiye is not widely known for its ski resorts, although there are more than 20 in total. Davraz in Isparta is just one of the up-and-coming resorts. A couple of hours’ drive from the south coast, within easy reach from Antalya and Fethiye.  Lift passes and ski hire are so cheap compared to resorts around […]