Fascinating Turkey facts: almost everyone uses mobile phones, internet

Our Turkish neighbors are truly mobile and not just in the physical sense whilst driving, flying, ferrying or coaching across the land: would you...

Fascinating Turkey facts: almost everyone uses mobile phones, internet

Our Turkish neighbors are truly mobile and not just in the physical sense whilst driving, flying, ferrying or coaching across the land: would you...

45 Pound Sterling London to Turkey – read the fine print first!

The other day whilst planning yet one more back-to-back trip from Turkey to the United Kingdom and known to be a seriously big fan...

Sweep it under the carpet, but do summer houses really need them?

Chances are that many of our dear readers originally hail from a nation where wall-to-wall carpeting is standard; sometimes this would even include the...

‘Order, order’- or: why we are lucky living in Turkey

You cannot make it up: mature, educated or as has become the new buzzword ‘learned’ men and women of all backgrounds, walks of life,...

Shipping complete household or buying new in Turkey?

One thing that unites all happy members of our international residents’ community is that at some point in our lives we had to make...

New Turkish delight: camping

Turkey is a leading global player with regards to top class vacation facilities. However, recently a new trend has emerged and nicely adds ever...

Ever tried to open an airplane door midflight?

A few weeks ago an incident of the most surreal proportions made for breaking news: a passenger had tried to open an airliner’s door...

Athens just got closer, brand-new ferry service launched

June 30 will be remembered along our beautiful southern Aegean shores as a rather special day: we just got access to a brand-new ferry...

Turkey: Europes best value for money destination 2019

‘Money’s Too Tight (to Mention)’ was the song with which Simply Red shot to fame in 1984. Yet three and a half decades later...

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