Housesitting, Housesitting in Turkey

35 THINGS about the TURKISH Culture

We have just completed a housesit for the second time in Turkey.  The first one was last year for 3 months and the second was this year for a month and a half.  Both times were to housesit for the same couple and their adorable animal family. How did we find Turkey? What did we… Continue reading 35 THINGS about the TURKISH Culture

Housesitting, Housesitting in Turkey, Life of adventure

Easter in a Muslim Country

Last year we were eating chocolate in Aubonne, Switzerland, the previous year in Helmsley, United Kingdom and going further back it was in New Zealand. So as you can see, there is an overwhelming repetitive habit occurring with chocolate.  It's true, we love eating chocolate at Easter time.  If the truth is to be told, we… Continue reading Easter in a Muslim Country

Housesitting, Housesitting in Turkey, Life of adventure

The Ghost Village of Kayakoy

In this small rustic area not far from the hustle and bustle of Fethiye. Things and people moved more slowly, no doubt because the tourist season had not yet gained traction or had even started for the year. Which meant that when we came to the ruins of Kayakoy, no one gave us much thought.… Continue reading The Ghost Village of Kayakoy

Housesitting in Turkey, Life of adventure, Neighbourhood Walks

Neighbourhood Walks – Iztuzu Beach & more

In Dalyan. Spring, not Summer. Warmish not HOT. More locals out walking than tourists. One more cat, albeit only a temporary visitor, had been added to the gang. Of course, you would remember the gang from our last visit here in the Summer of 2017. This visit could not be more opposite in weather conditions.… Continue reading Neighbourhood Walks – Iztuzu Beach & more

Housesitting, Life of adventure, Travelling between housesits

New Housesit + New Culture = Adventure

THE FLIGHT With the sun streaming down, (yes you did read that right, it was sunny on our last day),  as we boarded our flight from Bristol to Dalaman. It was a comfortable 4 hr flight, this was partly due to the Squire booking Emergency Exit row seats, and, it was worth the extra pounds as… Continue reading New Housesit + New Culture = Adventure