Five restaurants around Kalkan, Turkey

Çoban salad in a Kalkan restaurantThe charming coastal town of Kalkan is located in Antalya province and makes a great place to use as a base while exploring Turkey. People who are searching for delicious Turkish cuisine will find a large number of great restaurants situated within a short drive of Kalkan. Here is a selection of five of the best.

Best Ways To Travel Safely

stethoscopeWhen travelling, whether it is on business or while on a vacation, it is important to keep in mind that there are always health risks wherever you end up going. People, animals, the environment and food might all be safe when it comes to the locals but for someone who does not live there and is new to the land, it will pose a threat to their health when they face foreign bacteria and germs. There are many ways in which a person can make sure that going abroad is safe for you and anyone else traveling with you. A simple visit to your doctor can tell you what you need to be careful about when you are going to another country. Other than that, taking care of a few details is all you really need.

How To Prepare For White Water Rafting

White Water RaftingWhite water rafting is an exhilarating experience that is the perfect activity for groups, individuals or families. Families who take a white water adventure learn team building skills while having a great time together. Anyone who takes a white water rafting trip finds themselves making new friends, getting a great workout and learning about nature. Wearing the right clothing on your adventure can make or break your day on the river.

11 reasons to visit Cornwall

Land's End, CornwallLocated on a peninsula in the South West of England, Cornwall is a great holiday destination, and here’s 11 reasons why. The natural beauty of the area is the main reason it is set apart from the rest, as it has many beautiful beaches and a stunning coastline. Attractions such as the Eden Project, Lands End and St Ives, are extremely popular with tourists, as they provide great family days out. The county is also well known for its wide range of activities, including excellent conditions for surfing and plenty of cycling and walking routes, which will suit all abilities.

5 Of The Most Beautiful Spanish Speaking Countries

3549241308_e67197ced4_bSpanish is the official language in 20 countries and is the second most spoken language across the world. Here are 5 Spanish speaking countries that will make you wish you spoke the lingo - that is, if they don’t leave you speechless! Argentina is the second largest country in South America and offers an array of breath taking sights. Home to many natural world wonders, it is easy to see why Argentina is one of the most beautiful Spanish speaking countries. Take for example, the Iguazu Falls, a waterfall like no other! Known as “Cataratas”, the Iguazu Falls are actually a mile long series of different waterfalls, located on the boarder of Argentina and Brazil. The Iguazu Falls is set in a dense jungle which is also home to various birds and butterflies.

Relax on a Turkish Gulet Cruise

Relax on a gulet cruise in turkeyA Turkish gulet trip is a cruise undertaken on a special type of sailing vessel. Traditionally used by fishermen and sponge divers to transport their hoard, the gulet today has gained popularity as a leisure vessel. They are made of wood and have a raised bow, flat stern and roomy hull. These vessels are fitted out with all kinds of luxury trappings, including well equipped cabins for the passengers. The Mediterranean has long been the place for most Europeans to take a leisurely vacation. Combining it with a cruise in a traditional wooden gulet has gained popularity. It is a great opportunity for visitors to Turkey to enjoy themselves in a lazy, relaxed ride over the water than to worry about negotiating the crowd and the heat that would be the inevitable result of travelling by bus.

The Six Cheapest Credit Cards for Overseas Travel

credit-cards-foreign-exchangeIf you have ever used your card abroad in the past then it's likely that you've been caught out by the additional charges that are added when you shop overseas or withdraw foreign currency. Until 2014, UK banks were not obliged to tell you about these charges unless you asked - meaning you might not have even realised that you were being charged - however they now have to break these charges down on your statement so that you can see exactly what you have been charged for. The best cards currently on the market for spending overseas are listed below. If you're a frequent traveller, you might want to consider applying for one of these cards, to take with you when you are leaving the country.