3 alternative cruise destinations

20. August 2015 Uncategorized 0
While many people associate cruises with places such as the Caribbean and the Mediterranean there are cruises available throughout the world. While these warm places are suitable for people wishing to explore exotic islands and top up their tan, they’re not everyone’s ideal holiday destination. We have compiled a list of a few alternative cruises ....

Turkey on a budget

20. August 2015 Uncategorized 0
As with any holiday destination, you can either choose to experience it in luxury or on a budget. While you will see a different side to the country if you’re travelling on a budget, you won’t necessarily lose anything: in fact, you could save a lot of money. While the English pound is worth more ....

5 of the most idyllic beaches in the Aegean Sea

20. August 2015 Uncategorized 0
Warm sun, clear sea and soft sand is what many of us fantasies about while we’re working our nine-to-five jobs and going about our day-to-day. To fuel these fantasies, we have compiled a list of some of the most beautiful beaches in the Aegean Sea to bring you closer to booking next year’s vacation!

A short guide to Turkish festivals

20. August 2015 Uncategorized 0
As a Muslim country, Turkey celebrates many traditional, annual Muslim festivals. As a tourist, it can be exciting to celebrate these festivals alongside the locals however it is important that you understand the religious reasoning behind each festival so as to avoid offense. We have compiled a simple guide to the biggest Turkish festivals so ....

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 ....