Kiteboarding Turkey

I'm not a water sports person, so I have no idea when kiteboarding, also known as kite surfing, became popular. I would love to share with you, however, my firsthand experience having watched it live in Turkey. At the end of summer 2018, we took a trip to Burhaniye (Ayvalik) on the western coast. My... Continue Reading →

The Turk Takes a Trip

Are you tired of the winter blues? Need a little break from Ankara? Feeling a little athletic? Can you deal with just a little bit of hectic travel? Why not try winter sports in France?! As I've previously written, Turkey boasts a truly beautiful mountain for snowboarding and skiing in the heart of Anatolia at... Continue Reading →

Women’s Healthcare in Ankara:  THE PELVIC FLOOR, RELATED DISORDERS AND CAUSES, AND HOW TO MAINTAIN ITS HEALTH | GIZEM ONAY COLLET

Starting the New Year off with this great post I came across today on women's healthcare.  The blog is written in both English and Turkish. Gizem Onay Collet is a native of Ankara.  She practices and teaches yoga including prenatal yoga and trains yoga instructors.  She also offers childbirth preparation classes and gives workshops on women's... Continue Reading →

Kayaking Kekova

My husband and I joined the great folks from Xanthos Travel for another day on the water, sea kayaking at Kekova.  Our guide, Alkan, was super fit and super knowledgeable. We met at the office around 7:30 a.m.  Why so early?  Well, they take their "adventures" very seriously down in Kaş.  Water traffic has increased in... Continue Reading →

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