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The end of Ramadan
 - Turkey 2014

24th July 2014

It's nearly the end of Ramadan, which means it's almost time for the three day festival known as the 'Sugar Feast' (Şeker Bayramı or Eid ul-Fitr- the breaking of the fast) All muslims will celebrate the end of the thirty days of fasting (Ramadan) and this year it will fall on; 28th, 29th and 30th...

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Renting v’s buying a property in Turkey

21st July 2014

If you are thinking of moving to Turkey, is it better to buy or rent a property?

And if you can afford to buy a property in Turkey, is it necessarily a good idea – or would you be better off renting instead?Lets explore the positive aspects of owning your own home v’s renting in...

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Expats – Building a new social life abroad – Destination Turkey

15th July 2014

Moving to Turkey can be very exciting; New city, new culture, new job, lifestyle, and a complete change from your old life. However there may well be times of feeling lonely.  You can feel a sense of culture shock that can hit you within a few weeks or months of your move to Turkey. You may...

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Tax free shopping in Turkey

14th July 2014

Did you know you could claim back tax when purchasing goods in Turkey?
When purchasing items such as clothing, jewelry, watches, food and drink, homeware, electronics and art, you can claim back the tax from the airport on your return journey.

You can do this by using a free card (membership) to...

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How to learn Turkish

13th July 2014

Native English speakers can sometimes find it difficult to learn and pronounce Turkish. The English language is so common in Turkey that it can become easy to ‘get by’. As a native English speaker, you speak the global language and so can travel just about anywhere and find locals who...

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Top things to see and do in Marmaris

7th July 2014

Marmaris is a port town and tourist resort, located in Muğla Province, southwest Turkey.Along the beautiful Turkish Aegean Coast you will find this lively and bustling resort. (Marmaris is approx. 90 mins from Dalaman Airport)Marmaris is a very popular tourist destination which becomes very crowded...

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