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Fethiye, Turkey
Saturday, January 19, 2019
CULTURE

CULTURE

Turkish culture and history

Enjoy our articles all about this fascinating country.

The History of Auld Lang Syne

Welcome to our sixth day of Christmas traditions. As we are approaching New Year we're going to have a look at some New Year...
The temple at Ephesus

Ephesus – Library of Celsus & Theatre

We continue our tour of this wonderful ancient site with a visit to the two most famous buildings. At this...

Crafty Folk – Part 3

At the recent Çalış Christmas Fair we decided to focus on the craft stalls and get to meet some of the local creative people...

Benyamin Sönmez Classical Music Festival returns to Fethiye

Now in its fifth year, the Benyamin Sönmez Classical Music Festival is returning to Fethiye. The festival, which is a four-day celebration of the...

‘Seeing the Truth’ by Faye Rogan – now available in Turkey

Faye Rogan has lived in Turkey for the last fifteen years, initially working in an international school in Ankara and now leading a more...
Fethiye’s Nomad Museum owner, Enver Yalçin hosts what he claims to be the world’s first wedding between two donkeys.

Donkeys have a Role in the Future of Tourism According to Local Man

Enver Yalçın, of the Yörük Museum in Kargı village, says mass tourism is missing out by not offering the traditional Turkish way of life...

A chorus of cicadas

Summer is here and if we couldn't tell that by the long hot sunny days, we would know by the arrival of the cicadas...

Turkish street food: the simit

You'll never be out, about and hungry for long in Turkey. There are plenty of street vendors selling a variety of snack foods, one...
Ramazan begins this year on 20th July.

Where Are The Ramazan Drummers This Year?

Fethiye will be without the traditional Ramazan drummers this year. But why?   In case any local readers in Fethiye...

Ephesus – Artemis

Do you recognise this statue of Artemis? Its image is widely used in Turkish tourism publicity materials and this is a photograph of one...

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