Turkey is one of the top beach destinations on the continent (or both continents, as technically it straddles both Asia and Europe). If you’re a beach-lover, this part of the world is going to blow your… View Post

Want to know the best tips for exploring Turkey’s stunning Turquoise Coast? There’s no better way to find out than to ask the locals. I’m a big fan of supporting businesses that promote responsible travel… View Post

You won’t find a better way to explore Turkey’s Turquoise Coast than from the decks of a gulet (a traditional wooden boat). But did you know you can experience a blue cruise like this on a… View Post

Mount Nemrut is one of Turkey’s most spectacular ancient sites; a mysterious mountaintop mausoleum scattered with stone heads. A UNESCO World Heritage Site also known in Turkish as Nemrut Dağ or Nemrut Daği, it remains… View Post

My First Solo Backpacking Trip, 2005. I’d be lying if I said my choice of degree (Ancient History) had nothing to do with Indiana Jones. I quickly ditched any notion of becoming an archaeologist once… View Post