Turkey is truly a place where east meets west. The northwestern portion of the country (Thrace) is part of Europe, while the main portion (Anatolia) is part of Asia. With strong Mediterranean, Middle Eastern and European influences, the culture is diverse and fascinating. Visitors flock to Turkey for a glimpse into ancient empires including the Byzantines, Ottomans, Romans and Hittites. The modern cities are equally captivating. You can explore medieval castles, stand in awe of opulent royal palaces, shop in bustling Turkish marketplaces or enjoy the sumptuous, spice-laden cuisines of this unique and varied nation.
On Turkey’s Mediterranean southern coast, the resort of Beldi is an ideal destination for families. Both Tennis and Sailing academies ensure that there’s plenty to do both on land and at sea. Highlights include a daytrip to the legendary city of Istanbul, Roman ruins at Antalya and the Byzantine ruins of Phaselis.Vacations in Beldi
Meanwhile, at Bodrum Palmiye on the Aegean Sea, windsurfing and cultural excursions go hand in hand with luxurious massage and beauty treatments at the resort’s health spa.Vacations in Bodrum Palmiye
For those seeking an adults only resort, Kemer is one which is focused on having a good time and waterskiing. For those who want to experience the wonders of Istanbul, there is the option to spend three days at the Club Med resort and four days in the city, providing an ideal opportunity to experience Turkey from a variety of perspectives.Vacations in Kemer
Finally, Palmiye in the Taurus Mountains also offers sailing and tennis for families, alongside 850 yards of beautiful beach. The resort has a dedicated area for teenagers, and a number of swimming pools.Vacations in Palmiye