Walking through the town was almost spooky, even if the whole place was covered with wildflowers. We could hear sheep's bells echoing among the houses, but when I finally spotted them they were so still I thought they might be ghosts too.
Along the Lycian Coast April 8th 2012 The second half of my parents’ trip in Turkey started in Fethiye, which is a port on the Mediterranean. It’s a beautiful bit of the coast and in the hills just south of town is the start of the Lycian Way. We flew into the Dalaman airport, then rented a car and drove to Fethiye.
Our first morning we drove up a steep and winding road to Kayaköy, in the hills above Fethiye. It’s an interes ... read more
Middle East » Turkey » Mediterranean 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
I am currently living in Dhaka, Bangladesh and will be blogging about living here and traveling in the region. This blog also contains my stories from living in Istanbul, two years as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Morocco, and some other summer travels. ... full info