Golf Alanya is to become a reality

So many people said it would never happen but finally the assigned land for first of 5 Golf Courses planned for Alanya has been signed off and put out to tender. On the 29 of September 2015 in the Konaklı village (Alanya) the Minister of foreign Affairs of Turkey, Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu met with workers in…

A Brand New Pastanesi / Patisserie for Mahmutlar

We love this time of the year. Everyone is building, painting, renovating and then all of a sudden you see a new restaurant or coffee shop pop up out of nowhere ready for the new season. Well this year is very exciting in Mahmutlar and there will be some real treats and surprises for visitors…

TRIP TO ISPARTA -DAVRAZ SKI TOUR

Our first (but certainly not last ) Ski Trip to Isparta – Davraz Well that was a real adventure. Yes it was a very early start but absolutely worth it and a fabulous day out. We were up and away by 05.30 a.m. and reached the mountains by 09.15 ready for our breakfast at popular…

Tips for Tourists in Turkey – Buy your Glasses here

For those of you who are thinking of travelling to Turkey for a holiday this year then you may want to consider this. You will pay half the price for prescription glasses in Turkey than in Europe. You can come with your prescriptions or have your eyes tested here and order the most up to…

World Expo 2016 Antalya

What is EXPO? An expo is a world’s fair or universal exposition. Expo is also the event internationally known as the World’s Fair, which has been held since mid-19th century. The corresponding term in Turkish refers to an exhibition display or show. Expo is the largest cultural, historical and educational Olympiad in the world. World’s…

A Guide to the Localities of Alanya

Alanya  is a huge beach resort city and a component district of Antalya Province on the southern coast of Turkey, in the country’s Mediterranean Region, 138 kilometres (86 mi) east of the city of Antalya. There are a number of suburbs of Alanya  running from the East to West from Antalya to Gazipasa. Dream Villas has a…

Alanya News – A new attraction for Alanya Castle

There has been talk of a cable car being built to serve visitors to access the glorious castle of Alanya for many years but News Alanya has now confirmed that this is to become a reality.   The news website states that “WITH this project the foreign currency revenue of Alanya will substantially increase. Also,…

Low Price Flights to Alanya 2016

Cheaper flights to Alanya 2016 Turkey will offer jet fuel subsidies for flights to five of its tourist hot spots as part of its efforts to safeguard tourism revenue after a suicide bombing in Istanbul last week killed 10 German tourists. Airlines will receive $6,000 per flight to Antalya, Alanya, Dalaman, Bodrum and İzmir during…

More flights to Gazipasa – Alanya Airport in 2016

Great news for locals and holiday makers. There are even more airlines looking to take advantage of Alanya-Gazipasa’s extended runway. This includes Thomas Cook who are looking to fly direct to Alanya from the United Kingdom. We are awaiting details of this as we speak. Currently the airlines flying direct to Gazipasa are Germany Sun…

All Inclusive Day Passes for a fabulous day out

Hello Magazine Investigates . . . When we are on holidays, everyone wants to enjoy themselves. However, someone always has to take charge of all the bits and pieces: organising the day, where to eat, how to please kids, mums, dads, friends and family, trying to keep everyone happy. It’s not always easy! So, sometimes…