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White Throated Kingfisher at Eskiköy

White Throated Kingfisher at Eskiköy   Historically the White Throated Kingfisher was only rarely seen in the Dalyan area and the most reliable source for a sighting was at the Namnan River at Hamitköy. However, in the last two years … Continue reading

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One for the Future !

One for the future ! Geyik Canyon (Deer Canyon)     I came across Geyik Canyon (Deer Canyon) after seeing a sign for it whilst driving to Pamukkale from Dalyan. Shortly after Köycegiz the road turns right and heads over … Continue reading

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Setting the Scene

As a late edition I thought I’d add a few scene-setting shots to give the locations for some of the places I mentioned a bit more meaning for those who haven’t been. Before I saw the area for the first … Continue reading

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Dalyan 2nd – 16th May 2014

  The trip report I did last year South West Turkey, 10th – 24th May 2013 covered most of the ground that I visited this year and a bit more, so I’ll just post photos with brief descriptions here. This … Continue reading

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Trip report to South West Turkey, April 2014 Dougy Wright and Greg Adams

Trip report to South West Turkey, April 2014 Dougy Wright and Greg Adams     Day 1 – Thursday 10 April 2014   We stayed in a 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom apartment at The Royal Links, Sarigerme, and can thoroughly recommend both … Continue reading

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Memories of a bygone visit.

Memories of a bygone visit  from 2008   General This was to be our first trip to Turkey – indeed we’ve only been to the Eastern Med once before – and it was intended to be more a family holiday … Continue reading

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Lifer on the Lake

Lifer on the lake Brief report on sightings and trips from two visits to Dalyan in February and early April 2014. February Winter flights to Dalaman before April from Manchester were unavailable so this meant flying into Antalya and driving … Continue reading

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