Turkey is not just for Christmas, it also makes an all year round holiday destination. This wonderful country has fantastic beaches and never ending sunshine which is a great recipe for any time of year. Turkey sits across two continents and is literally where East meets west. There are influences from both sides, which make it a bright cultural place.
Turkey is affordable and really child-friendly, so ideal for the family holiday escape. It’s a country with loads of activities above and below water! You can scuba dive to see the underwater sights or stay on land to play golf, watch the belly dancers or haggle a few souvenirs from the local bazaar.
The country is welcoming to families and couples. There is genuine hospitality and the resorts have a well-deserved reputation. There is a range of appropriate accommodation, including reasonably priced luxury breaks in local 5 star accommodation and very cheap self catering apartments. Turkey is one of the cheapest places to visit in Europe and prices compare well with cheap favourites in Cyprus and Spain.
There are plenty of beach resorts to choose from, and Olu Deniz and Fethiye are great beach locations. The coastline of sun washed sandy beaches, rugged cliffs and vivacious resorts beckons. There’s a whole range of bars, restaurants and clubs to enjoy and indulge. If you were looking for a city break, then the unforgettable city of Istanbul has fascinating culture, cuisine and colour.
Turkey has a fascinating history and wherever you go in Turkey you’ll see relics of ancient civilisations. Turkey has had Greek, Persian, Roman and Byzantine empires have all contributed to the wealth of beautiful architecture. There are mosques, temples, amphitheatres and tiny villages. A great site to visit is Ephesus which is one of the Med’s best preserved Roman city.
Middle East meets Europe – you’re sure to fall for its charms and have a holiday of a lifetime.