Mutlu Yillar (Happy New Year) December 30th 2010 Mutlu Yillar (or HAPPY NEW YEAR) and welcome to Bill and Carol's Senior Years Abroad, Months 6 and 7. Though we continue to be extremely happy here, we talk often of our family and friends at home and find ourselves longing for news of all of you. Of course, that's especially true during the holidays.
Since Turkey is a Muslim country, we expected Christmas would be a non-event. But the Turks ... read more
Middle East » Turkey » Mediterranean » Antalya Modern Turkey was founded in 1923 from the Anatolian remnants of the defeated Ottoman Empire by national hero Mustafa KEMAL, who was later honored with the title Ataturk, or "Father of the Turks." Under his authoritarian leadership, the country adopt... ... read more
Carol and I have moved to Antalya, Turkey where we will be living for two years. We wanted to live in another culture, learn Turkish, possibly teach some English and enjoy a beautiful place and friendly and welcoming people. We would like to experience Turkey as people who live here rather than as tourists, passing through.... full info