Turkey 2017 – Part 1
Arriving in Turkey in Bodrum

Arriving in Turkey in Bodrum
Nice stray dogs in Turkey

Nice stray dogs in Turkey
Play time for Tanya

Play time for Tanya
Wild camping just after Bodrum.

Wild camping just after Bodrum.
Rural Turkey around Akyaka

Rural Turkey around Akyaka
We thought we lost our wooden spoon and the next day we found this! We could not stop laughing!

We thought we lost our wooden spoon and the next day we found this! We could not stop laughing!
Beautiful mosques, great for a rest and fill up water.

Beautiful mosques, great for a rest and fill up water.
View on the sea close to Akyaka

View on the sea close to Akyaka
Cute cats everywhere!

Cute cats everywhere!
Two Turkish cyclists we met on the way.

Two Turkish cyclists we met on the way.
Having a swim after a long day of cycling.

Having a swim after a long day of cycling.
Too cold for Tanya.

Too cold for Tanya.
Beautiful sunset.

Beautiful sunset.
Not crazy, but cycling through an empty tunnel as it is under construction.

Not crazy, but cycling through an empty tunnel as it is under construction.
Meeting more cyclists, this time even from Germany.

Meeting more cyclists, this time even from Germany.
Beautiful coast line around Göcek

Beautiful coast line around Göcek
Camping in Fethiye

Camping in Fethiye
Bazar in Fethiye

Bazar in Fethiye
Mountains coming out of Fethiye

Mountains coming out of Fethiye
Great place to stop, even with cold water!

Great place to stop, even with cold water!
Coffee break: good mokka

Coffee break: good mokka
Camping close to Kas

Camping close to Kas
Morning visitor, hard to spot in the grass

Morning visitor, hard to spot in the grass
Cycling out of Kas

Cycling out of Kas
Almost 1000m up coming out of Kas

Almost 1000m up coming out of Kas
St. Nicolas in Demre

St. Nicolas in Demre
The old tombs of Myra next to Demre

The old tombs of Myra next to Demre
Camping on the beach after Demre

Camping on the beach after Demre
Beautiful coastline

Beautiful coastline
Meeting nice Turkish people in Finike

Meeting nice Turkish people in Finike
The coastline around Kumluca was spectacular

The coastline around Kumluca was spectacular
Going for a swim on a deserted beach

Going for a swim on a deserted beach
Finding more cute cats

Finding more cute cats
First day climbing in Olympos, looking good!

First day climbing in Olympos, looking good!
Tanya enjoying the view over the Olympos valley

Tanya enjoying the view over the Olympos valley
Breakfast at Kadirs Tree House

Breakfast at Kadirs Tree House
Meeting more travelers and exchanging stories.

Meeting more travelers and exchanging stories.
What?

What?
We love it!

We love it!
Relaxing on the beach... is this allowed?

Relaxing on the beach… is this allowed?
The beautiful Olympos valley

The beautiful Olympos valley
Exploring the ancient town of Olympos...

Exploring the ancient town of Olympos…
...and enjoying more views!

…and enjoying more views!
Ruins everywhere and it feels a bit like Indiana Jones.

Ruins everywhere and it feels a bit like Indiana Jones.
Tanya wandering around

Tanya wandering around
Between the ruins lots of ducks

Between the ruins lots of ducks
Hello!

Hello!
Hello Tanya!

Hello Tanya!
Enjoying the amazing rock around Olympos...

Enjoying the amazing rock around Olympos…
... and always with a view!

… and always with a view!
Tanya can't look away!

Tanya can't look away!
The flames of Chimera...

The flames of Chimera…
... gas coming out of the rock and burning non stop...

… gas coming out of the rock and burning non stop…
... following the myth, the fire breathing monster chimera got killed here.

… following the myth, the fire breathing monster chimera got killed here.
Kadirs Tree House

Kadirs Tree House
Unusual flat walls, but great for climbing!

Unusual flat walls, but great for climbing!
Sunset over the sea

Sunset over the sea
Bye bye Kadirs Tree House!

Bye bye Kadirs Tree House!
Cycling to Antalya

Cycling to Antalya
Hitting the 4000km mark!

Hitting the 4000km mark!
Camping next to the water.

Camping next to the water.
View of Antalya from the mountains.

View of Antalya from the mountains.
Our Turkish friends, which made the best Gözleme.

Our Turkish friends, which made the best Gözleme.
Tanya also trying her luck...

Tanya also trying her luck…
... and Simon enjoying it!

… and Simon enjoying it!
JoSiTo Camp, our home for two weeks climbing in Geyikbayiri

JoSiTo Camp, our home for two weeks climbing in Geyikbayiri
Rocks, just next to the camp...

Rocks, just next to the camp…
... and pomegranates in the camp!

… and pomegranates in the camp!
Our friendly cat, always around us!

Our friendly cat, always around us!
What a view from the tent.

What a view from the tent.
On the way to the office.

On the way to the office.
Tanya flying around

Tanya flying around
On the way to the office again!

On the way to the office again!
View of the camp JoSiTo

View of the camp JoSiTo
Rock walls everywhere!

Rock walls everywhere!
The secret cave in Geyikbayiri...

The secret cave in Geyikbayiri…
... full of stalactites...

… full of stalactites…
...and a few bats.

…and a few bats.
Morning beauty in the mirror!

Morning beauty in the mirror!
Please Please Please!!!

Please Please Please!!!
Trying to make our own Gözleme

Trying to make our own Gözleme
Visiting Antalya...

Visiting Antalya…
... with more friendly cats...

… with more friendly cats…
...and this one was massive!

…and this one was massive!
Tanya enjoying the view!

Tanya enjoying the view!
More cats at the JoSiTo camp

More cats at the JoSiTo camp
There are also ruins here in the mountains...

There are also ruins here in the mountains…
...with a spectacular view!

…with a spectacular view!
Last day climbing in the sun...

Last day climbing in the sun…
...and saying good bye to good friends!

…and saying good bye to good friends!
Cycling again, but just to Antalya, before we took a bus to Istanbul.

Cycling again, but just to Antalya, before we took a bus to Istanbul.