Monthly Archives: December 2011

Kalkan to Antalya Airport by Bus

In the winter, Antalya is the main airport for direct travel between the Mediterranean coast of Turkey and the UK.   Unfortunately, when compared to Dalaman, it is approximately twice the distance from Kalkan being about 240km by the coast road.  … Continue reading

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Walking the Lycian Aqueducts

One of the most amazing features of the Lycian civilisation still remaining today is the series of aqueducts that bring fresh spring water from the foothills of the Taurus mountains to the ancient cities of Xanthos, Letoon and Patara.  These … Continue reading

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Aphrodisias and Pamukkale

Aphrodisias is one of the most magnificent and extensive archaeological sites of Turkey.  Because it is slightly off the beaten track it does not get as crowded as some sites which means that you get space to visit at your … Continue reading

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A Trip To Köyceğiz, Turkey

A Trip to one of Turkey’s Coastal Secrets  The town of Köyceğiz lies in a beautiful lakeside setting about 150km to the west of Kalkan where we have our home in Turkey.  It is a great retreat from the bustle … Continue reading

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