A short guide to Turkish culture

20. August 2015 Uncategorized 0
When visiting a foreign country it is important to consider their cultures and traditions. It can be possible to offend people, and even get arrested, if the correct social expectations are not practiced. Of course, there will be a bit of leeway with tourists when it comes to social niceties, but there are unfamiliar laws ....

5 things to do in Dalyan

20. August 2015 Uncategorized 0
Dalyan is a small town which sits on the banks of the Dalyan River, located between Marmaris and Fethiye on the south-west coast of Turkey. It may be a small town but it is packed with great things to see and do…

How to avoid heatstroke

20. August 2015 Uncategorized 0
Turkey is a popular destination for holiday makers for many reasons, its hot summers being one of them. However we do caution guests who aren’t used to Turkey’s heat to be wary of the dangers of heat stroke. Heatstroke is most likely to strike young children and people of more mature age but it is ....

5 secluded beaches only reachable by boat

20. August 2015 Uncategorized 0
Holiday on a boat has some distinct advantages, not least that you’ll see Turkey at its most beautiful viewed from the sea. Today we’re letting you in on our most secret and secluded beaches, many of which can only be accessed by boat. Read on to discover the paradise beaches of Turkey’s Turquoise coast.

5 tips for taking perfect holiday photos

20. August 2015 Uncategorized 0
I’m sure everyone will agree that holidays go by far too fast, before you know it your back at home on the sofa and it’s like you’ve never been away. Taking photographs whilst on your travels can help the location and the memories from your trip remain vivid in your mind for many years to ....

Endangered marine life to look for off the coast of Turkey

20. August 2015 Uncategorized 0
When you set sail with Salamander Voyages you can expect to be surrounded by breath taking landscapes and an incredible array of Turkish flora and fauna. Spending a lot of time out on the open sea means you’ll find yourself surrounded by colourful and exciting Mediterranean marine life. If you’re very quiet and keep your ....

How the loggerhead turtle saved Dalyan

20. August 2015 Uncategorized 0
Image source: Wiki Commons Dalyan, a small town 30 minutes drive from Dalaman, is world famous as a mating site for Caretta Caretta loggerhead turtles. It stands out from the many other resorts on Turquoise coast for its lack of high rise hotels and its quieter pace of life. Things could have been quite different ....

Recreate the food of Turkey at home

20. August 2015 Uncategorized 0
Aboard the gulet Salamander all your meals are catered for except 2 dinners on shore per week, giving you the chance to sample the local cuisine. Lots of our guests ask us for the recipe of a favourite dish at the end of their holiday because they’ve fallen in love with Turkish flavours. Turkish food ....