History, Road Trips

Did Santa Claus live in Turkey?

Santa Claus did live in Turkey.  Though it's not the same Santa Claus, you think it is. What great memories of childhood are conjured up when remembering this fat jolly man, his elves, and the flying reindeer and of course those huge big sacks full of presents.  Every year around Christmas time, millions of parents across… Continue reading Did Santa Claus live in Turkey?

Life of adventure, Road Trips, Travelling between housesits

The Turkish Riviera – Kas

On arrival, we were hot and bothered [mostly me more than the Squire] we were looking forward to relaxing in an air-conditioned room after a day travelling.  Felt rather privileged when greeted by just not one person there was a small group of smiling faces to take our bags and check us in.  For the first… Continue reading The Turkish Riviera – Kas

Life of adventure, Road Trips, Travelling between housesits

The Summer Roadtrip – Kas, Turkey Pt3

On a warm sunny Thursday morning in mid-June, we departed Pamukkale with a touch of eagerness as we were heading to the coast.  It did seem such a long time since we had ventured near the sea or wet our toes in the cool, soothing water. In the meantime, we had approx 300kms of countryside… Continue reading The Summer Roadtrip – Kas, Turkey Pt3

Featuring other Bloggers, Life of adventure

Worth a Word Wednesday: the tracks of my life

It dawned another day called Wednesday. Over my short existence as a blogger, I have engaged with a few interesting people and their blogs, one I do read on a regular basis is Debs World who just happens to be another girl from downunder. I thought it was time for a short blog post in between… Continue reading Worth a Word Wednesday: the tracks of my life

History, Life of adventure, Road Trips, Travelling between housesits

The Roadtrip to Hierapolis

We thought this area was such a unique combination of natural and man-made wonders, it’s little wonder that Pamukkale-Hierapolis has been made a Unesco World Heritage site. The part that grabbed our attention the most was Hierapolis which created more conversations between us.  Not being history buffs it was still possible for us to gather enough… Continue reading The Roadtrip to Hierapolis