So it’s a difficult time for all of us at the moment and we just keep praying that this pandemic will be overcome sooner rather than later. Whilst we all wait patiently for a return to something like normality we thought we’d share a good news story with you springing out of Turkey and it’s… Read More A good news story!
Well here’s a lovely shot of the nearly coastline and it was triggered by a recent article we came across in the Telegraph Travel section by regular features writer Linda Cookson. Linda’s piece talked about how the area is returning to its former popularity and she suggested that there’s never beeen a better time to… Read More Turkey’s Turquoise Coast
There was a very welcome feature in the i newspaper last week, written by Barbara Speed, confirming what we’ve been seeing with our own eyes and bookings – that the Brits are returning to Kalkan as their holiday destination of choice. We are aware, as much as anybody, that the political situation in other parts of… Read More Return of the Brits
Well we only came across this recently but do you know which location was voted the No 1 ‘Best Destination’ in the Tripadvisor Travellers Choice awards for 2016? And given that Tripadvisor is claimed to be the world’s largest travel website with nearly 400m unbiased traveller reviews, you’ve got to respect its opinion. Well the… Read More Not so surprising perhaps…
We are delighted to confirm that Angela B is the the winner of the prize of a week’s stay at Villa Kingfisher in a raffle supporting the Buckingham Luxury Car Boot group’s first public open event, a Spring Fair on 30th April. The event was a huge success we understand and we were so pleased to… Read More Prize Winner
Well the second in the series on some surprising facts about Turkey and this time the theme is religion. Now as we’ve explained previously Turkey’s predominant religion is Islam but it is a democratic Republic and secular state ie by design there is minimal religious involvement in national governance. But there are so many religious… Read More Surprising facts…no 2
Well here’s a funny thing, we’ve just produced 10,000 words on this website in an effort to entice you to Turkey. And then this evening we were working online when up popped this image on Pinterest which seemed to sum up in just two words what we we’ve been imploring you to do. Love it.
Well, it seems like an appropriate moment to wish all our viewers and clients and, hopefully, new visitors a very happy Xmas and New Year. We look forward to seeing some of you in Kisla/Kalkan in 2016. Now unlike Dean Martin I wouldn’t say the weather outside is frightful but no doubt like you, we’ve… Read More A merry and bright Xmas!
Welcome, or as they say in Turkey hoş geldiniz!, to our new website on Villa Kingfisher, our lovely home in Turkey which you can enjoy too. We first visited Turkey 16 years ago and fell in love with the country and several years later we built our dream home overlooking the fabulous Kalkan bay. Though… Read More Welcome!