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5 Reasons Why We’ve Fallen In Love With Turkey

By MedSailors Crew
on  August 28, 2017

It’s no secret that we’re pretty enamoured with Turkey and while we could list about a million reasons why, here are just some of the things that, along with the region’s spectacular beaches and bustling harbours, will ensure your MedSailors Turkey sailing adventure will be a trip of a lifetime.

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The Locals are So Amazing in Every Way

Everyone is always friendly, welcoming and up for a chat, which is so refreshing and always a wonderful experience. If you ever need directions or want to learn a little more about the area, there will be someone close by pleased to help in any way they can!

Uncover Treasures in Turkey’s Bazaars on your MedSailors Holiday

With everything from beautiful lanterns to indulgent handmade sweet treats, if you’re looking for a memento or gifts for your mates back home, be prepared to be spoilt for choice! Haggling is positively expected in Turkish markets, and by the end of your trip you’ll have become a certified expert!

Take to the Waters on Your Turkey Sailing Adventure

We’ve got plenty of treats in store for you, including paddle boarding through some incredible stretches of coastline, spotting sea turtles and dolphins, and unforgettable diving experiences, which attract people from every corner of the globe.

The Sense of History and Culture

As you take an atmospheric walk around the deserted town of Kayaköy, experience a traditional Turkish bath and explore UNESCO protected sites including the ancient city of Xanthos and the sanctuary of Letoon, we’re certain you’ll find yourself just as enchanted as we are by Turkey’s rich history and culture.

Well, We’ve Got to Mention the Food!

Turkish food is a masterclass in getting the very best out of every ingredient. As we’ll be soaking in the incredible coastal atmosphere we’re sure you’re already prepared for an array of fresh seafood dishes but, amongst many others, you can also look forward to sweet baklava, authentic kebabs and dreamy pide, which is the most incredible freshly baked pita topped with melted cheese. Perfection on a plate!

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