Category Archives: Turkey – Lycian Coast

Johnny Longlines

May 18 – 26, 2016 — Our friend, John, met us in Gocek and we sailed further east to the town on Kas, Turkey.   Still along the “turquoise coast”, the barren mountains and pristine water are stunning.  John got his … Continue reading

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Kayakoy

May 8 – 15, 2016 — With Robert, our first guest of this season aboard, we scurried about for two days making final preparations for our departure east.  Having another person available to help with the work was huge.  Sails … Continue reading

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Turkish Adventure

March 23 – 27, 2016 — On March 23rd we said goodbye to our beloved Barcelona and started our trip back to Turkey and Quintessa.  We rented an apartment for January through most of March, again enjoying the cosmopolitan city … Continue reading

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Kas, Turkey

November 2 – 8, 2015 — Kas (pronounced ka-sh) is the furthest east we will sail in Turkey this season.  As our string of favorable weather continues, the days are still warm but the nights are starting to get cold … Continue reading

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Gocek and Turkish Hospitality

October 26 – November 1, 2015 — The southwest coast of Turkey is called the Turquoise Coast.  Some also call it the Turkish Riviera.  By either name it has a natural beauty that almost takes your breath away.  The water … Continue reading

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Fethiye

October 21 – 25, 2015 – The bay of Fethiye is one of the prettiest along the Turquoise Coast.  It is surrounded by layers and layers of mountains, providing that sense of “purple mountains majesty” as the sun rises and sets.  … Continue reading

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Dalyan River

October 13 – 20, 2015 – Not yet ready to surrender to the end of the season we confirmed our winter reservation with Netzel Marina in Marmaris and headed back to sea.  About five miles south we tucked in to Turunc, a … Continue reading

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