Live, Work & Travel in Turkey
Living in Turkey
Real Estate and Resources for Staying Long Term
Cakmak - Building and real estate companies with properties across the coast.
Cebeci Construction Company - New build properties in the Alanya region.
Didim Belediyesi - Town council webite in Turkish.
Didim Guide - Bills itself as a travel and tourism guide but with its range of links to doctors, curtain stores and satelite TV installation companies is also very useful to those living in the town.
Republic of Turkey Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Consular information.
MyMerhaba - A comprehensive website for visitors and residents in Turkey. Covers the usual moving issues, news and is very strong on cultural events.
Properties in Turkey - Estate agent with offices in Antalya and Derbyshire.
Turkish Living Forum - Forums covering issues from dogs being poisoned to learning the language and balcony furniture.
Turkish Houses - Turkish property company with homes for sale in Kusadasi, Altinkum and Bodrum.
Turkish Property World - A source of free information about Turkey; it's regions, the Turkish property market, legal issues and advice on the best way to secure your dream home.
Turyap - Nationwide estate agency established in 1985 and with over 250 offices across Turkey.
Unwin Estate Agents - Property sales in North Cyprus. Website includes a short buying guide and information about title deeds.
Travelling in Turkey
Accommodation & Getting Around
Altinkum - A tourist guide with some property information.
Blue House Estate - Property in Turkey.
Bodrum Ferryboat Association - Timetables and routes from Bodrum to Kos, Rhodes and other destinations.
Bodrumpages.com - History, useful information and things to do in Bodrum.
Gliss Hotel & Spa - A boutique hotel with 26 sea-viewed rooms placed at Kucukbuk Cove of Bodrum. We didn't want to leave. Spa staff might be able to find work here.
Holiday Cave Hotel - Ideally situated in the centre of Goreme in the heart of Cappadocia, this hotel offers you typical Central Anatolian style rooms; some of them are cave rooms but all rooms are equipped with all mod cons. They also have a swimming pool.
Kaya Pansiyon - A few minutes’ walk from the marina, sea front, Bar Street, restaurants, shops and bus station, this peaceful and quiet family Pansiyon has been welcoming visitors to Bodrum since 1987. Fans of Bodrum ourselves, this is our favourite place to stay when in town.
Kirkit Pension - A lovingly restored semi cave in Avanos offering the comfort of a boutique hotel at reasonable prices. Enjoy traditional Cappadocian meals and music around an atmospheric courtyard. All 17 rooms, decorated with antiques and kilims, have bathrooms and heating.
Lets Go Turkey - Travel information with, of course, a property finder.
Olympos Orange Pension - Set amongst orange trees, Olympos Orange Pension is a short walk through ancient ruins to the sea. Relaxation area, open air bar, daily and nightly tours, laundry and free wifi. Breakfast and dinner included. We miss the sound of the dinner bell.
Onur Air - Budget airline with slightly grumpy cabin staff.
Selimiye Pension - Two charming Ottoman inspired houses enjoy a breathtaking view overlooking an infinity pool cascading directly over the spectacular view in to the bay. Private, secluded garden. Restaurant serves both French and local dishes. Great place.
Tango Hostel - Tango pension in Koycegiz is a pleasant rural pension in Turkey. All rooms have free wifi, bathroom and balcony.
Top Ten Turkey.com - A top ten guide to all things Turkish from holiday resorts to Turkish football players, movies and property buying tips.
Turkish Airlines - Multi lingual website.
Turkey Welcomes You - Official website of the Turkish Culture and Tourism Office in London.
Other Useful Turkish Websites
Didim Today - Didim, Altinkum and Akbuk local news, articles and user submitted stories for the local community.
Today's Zaman - National English language newspaper.
Turkish Embassy - Turkish representation in London.
Voices - English language newspaper based in Didim.