Posts tagged: Gulet routes

In praise of an October gulet cruise on the Turkish coast

In the autumn of 2009, I escorted a group of friends and paying guests on M/S ‘Odysseus’, cruising from the Bay of Marmaris to Bodrum. The weather was comfortably warm and the sea was calm and as delightful as ever. We swam twice a day and relaxed, sunbathed and dined in the open on the […]

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Explore Turkey by land and sea

Odysseus Cruising, for 23 years the most experienced specialist in luxury gulet holidays on the Turkish Riviera, unrivalled in knowledge and for happy holidays. See www.odysseuscruising.com for information. Because we believe that holidays in Turkey by land and sea offer such superb experiences we’d like you to suggest that you take a look at the […]

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The Xanthus Valley – visiting notes

Odysseus Cruising – visiting notes PATARA XANTHUS LETOON The heart of ancient Lycia is the Xanthus River Valley. This contains Xanthus itself, the ancient capital set high on a hill overlooking the river, Patara, the great port and Letoon, the religious centre of the Classical Period. All three sites can be reached by minibus from […]

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Start your gulet cruise at Bodrum, capital resort of the Aegean

Bodrum is indeed the ‘capital of the Turkish riviera coast’, although its rival Marmaris might disagree about that. It was a key location for centuries but the building of the airport settled the argument. Many people now start their gulet cruise at Bodrum (‘The Blue Cruise’) as it has excellent shopping, sightseeing and restaurants. The […]

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THE BLUE CRUISE – Lydae to Bodrum

Odysseus Cruising – Visiting Notes LYDAE THE DALYAN RIVER CAUNUS LORYMA CNIDUS AND BODRUM (ANCIENT HALICARNASSUS) You can hire our luxury gulet MS Odysseus by private charter to enjoy the holiday of a lifetime – sailing the Blue Cruise. The route of ‘The Blue Cruise’ runs along the coast with a great variety of scenery […]

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