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Flamenco Dancer at Witch House Cafe, Antalya

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My wife had hired a Flamenco Dancer's costume for a fancy dress party and wanted to get her money's worth by going to another bar so I could take some photos make a video of her dancing. Who was I to argue?

Enjoy your holiday on the sea while spending it in the luxury yacht

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People who decide to explore Antalya in luxury yacht can start their trip from some smaller place where renting some nice boat should not be extremely expensive. One can start from a small town and go around to see Kalkan, some beautiful bays, Olympos, nice ports and finally can reach Antalia at the end. This could be your unforgettable experience. Start from Fethiye to see more It is always a good time to have a yacht charter trip and explore Antalya. But, the best time is when the weather is fine, with long sunny days and whispering wind that will [...]

King Bar Occupation Party

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Although not a founding member of the Antalya Expats Social Group on facebook I was initially quite involved with the group and was an admin at one stage and worked alongside two of the founders, Banu and Rob, with my Antalya Living site. As time went on I took a back step and when I moved to Scotland for a year, I removed myself from the admin duties. When I came back to live in Antalya 10 months later I organised many quiz nights at King Bar which I promoted through the group but for whatever reason the interest in [...]

Oversimplifying the Common Expat

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I was out last Friday night with Brian and he mentioned to me that he was doing a spot of writing these days and asked if he could publish something on my site. I am glad I liked what he sent me. :-) “Oversimplifying the Common Expat” by Brian McPhee (DISCLAIMER: Written before reading “Adjusting to expat life in Turkey: Four alternatives” but submitted to further the discussion.) One of the most frequently asked questions expats are confronted with is “Why did you choose to live in Turkey” or “Why not live in your home country” and other variations thereof. [...]

Public Speaking Toastmasters

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I went along for a public speaking night at the local Antalya International Gathering group which is also part of the Couchsurfing organisation.

Flying Dog – 20/11/15

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I had been to see the Heavy Metal Covers Band Flying Dog at Simurg Temple a couple of weeks previously and they were so good I went back again to rock out some more with my wife and some friends.

Aynur’s Birthday and Piano Festival

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Aynur's Father and Sister came to our house to celebrate her birthday with some chocolate cake. Afterwards we went to the Antalya Piano Festival.

Nashira Park

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One Sunday morning my wife made some Gözleme and later that day we went to Nashira Park where we had a swing on the rope.

Todosk Waterfall Walk

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I went with my wife on a walking tour to Uçan Waterfalls organised by the walking club, Todosk.

Heavy Metal Concert – Flying Dog

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I went along to see Antalya's Heavy Metal Band called Flying Dog who were playing at Simurg Temple.