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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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South West Turkey, 10th – 24th May 2013.

South West Turkey, 10th – 24th May 2013.   Based at Dalyan.   Alan Gilbertson. After many visits to the west end of the Mediterranean in spring and autumn over the years, this year it was time to take a … Continue reading

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Up to the hills and down to the Valley

  Up to the Hills and down to the valley. 9.8.13 A day trip via hire car taking in Çövenli Yalasi and Gökçeova Gül above Yayla Köyu both in the hills behind Köycegiz and returning to Dalyan to go to … Continue reading

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Sightings July

List of Birds seen on holiday based in Dalyan, SW Turkey 16th – 30 July, 2013 Little Grebe Common DL, LK, BG Dalmatian Pelican 30+ BG Gt Cormorant Common LK, BG Pygmy Cormorant Several BG (1 prob at LK) Lt … Continue reading

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June Update from Dalyan

Sites visited in June Rocky Outcrop at Eskikoy Kocadere Valley from Alan Fenn’s book: http://www.okcular.net/index.html Dalyan River and Köycegiz Lake Iztuzu Road and Dolmus End of Beach Çovenli Yalası Çovenli Yalası is a small plateau in the mountains behind Köycegiz … Continue reading

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