The spindly, 50-mile-long Datça peninsula in Turkey’s Muğla province is a dagger of pure green at the meeting point of the Aegean and the Mediterranean, and is as unsullied as south-west Turkey gets. The ancient Greeks believed Datça to have been created personally by Zeus, so gorgeous are its rocky outcrops and aquamarine waters.
Saint Nicholas, who is involved in many a childhood memories, was born in and lived his life in lands which is part of Turkey. His birth place is the ancient city of Patara, which is adjacent to the Gelemisvillage of the Antalya province.
Simi in Greece is a tiny island of Dodecanese that amazes visitors with the calm atmosphere and the fabulous architecture.
The city of a unique political and cultural history of world-famous cultural heritage and beauty is one of the most attractive and famous cities of the Mediterranean.
Göcek (named ‘Kalimche’ in ancient times) was conveniently located between Telmessos (today Fethiye) and Kaunos (today Dalyan).Göcek would have remained a sleepy Anatolian town if a group of artists and poets (led by Bedri Rahmi Eyüboğlu and some fisherman from Bodrum) had not decided to cruise along the Turkish Turquoise Coast, in what was later called the ‘Blue Voyage’.
Santorini, or Thira, is the top destination in Greece and among the most romantic destinations in the Greek islands and also in the world.
A small island of Dodecanese, Nisyros is not developed in tourism and remains a peaceful, alternative destination.
It is situated in picturesque nature, facing the southern, side of the world that has given it all Mediterranean attraction and cheerfulnes.
Among the most Greek islands, Mykonos island is located almost in the centre of the Cyclades complex.