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Lycian Way (Likya Yolu), Turkey: Part 3 The Lycian Way is a mythic and ancient route; a 500 kilometre walk around the Teke Peninsula in southwestern Turkey following old ways, past traces of Lycian, Greek and Roman civilisations, alongside turquoise fringed beaches, through coastal villages and high up into the rugged Taurus Mountains. Karaöz to…

http://our-wanderlust.com/2018/05/lycian-way-likya-yolu-turkey-part-2-2/ The Lycian Way is a mythic and ancient route; a 500 kilometre walk around the Teke Peninsula in southwestern Turkey following old ways, past traces of Lycian, Greek and Roman civilisations, alongside turquoise fringed beaches, through coastal villages and high up into the rugged Taurus Mountains. Kalkan to Sarıbelen (13.5 km) A week’s walking…

Een wandelvakantie langs de Lycian Way was mijn eerste kennismaking met het onbedorven Turkije. Tijdens een zoektocht op internet naar Turkijevakanties kwam ik een Lycian Way wandelreis van Earth Tracks tegen. Ik wist meteen: die wil ik doen. In april 2013 wandelden we met een klein groepje en Evelien Bogaart van Earth Tracks van Kayaköy bij Fethiye…

In army cadets; I was the biggest whiner when it came to weekend excursions that required strenuous expeditions in southwestern Ontario; often with freezing temperatures and long marches. I could not fathom the concept on why I had voluntarily signed up as we had to go into the ‘bush’ to learn survival techniques; with mediocre…

At the annual conference of the European Institute of Cultural Routes in Görlitz, the Council of Europe announced the ongoing programme to promote the Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe in four different regions of eastern and south-eastern Europe. These are: Baltic Sea; Danube Basin; Alpine and Adriatic – Ionian areas. The last group,  also…

http://our-wanderlust.com/2018/05/lycian-way-likya-yolu-turkey-part-1/#more-1974 The Likya Yolu is a mythic and ancient way; a 500 kilometre walk around the Teke Peninsula on old roads and tracks, past traces of Lycian, Greek and Roman civilisations, following turquoise fringed beaches, through coastal villages and high up into the rugged Taurus Mountains. A ferry from Rhodes and a day in Fethiye…