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Taking Bad Travel Photos

My Bad Travel Photo: Hande Yener by Natalie Sayin

A bad travel photo of Hande Yener in Didim, Turkey.Read More
Articles on working and volunteering worldwide

Workers of the World #2

Articles and posts by or about travellers working their way around the world.Read More
Infinity Pool. Selimiye, Turkey

The (not quite) Cairo to (almost) Istanbul Trip Highlights (in Pictures) 3

Once we crossed over the Tigris in to Turkey we were on the final leg home. Though we knew it is a beautiful country Turkey surprised us. We have lived here for four years but, having only seen the Aegean coast, a few towns in the west of the country and Istanbul, we didn’t understand quite how varied the landscape can be. Read More
Temple of Apollo, Didim, Turkey

Photo Feature: Apollo Temple, Didim, Turkey

Our home town in Turkey is very much a package tourism destination. Young families and the retired from the UK come to lie on the beach in the mornings and afternoons and drink in the bars and clubs in the evening.Read More
My Boots. Sinai, Egypt

Back Home

Sitting at my desk a month or so after our return it seems almost like we haven’t been away and that there hadn’t been a seven month gap since I last sat in this chair.Read More
Volunteer Work in Goreme, Cappadocia, Turkey

Volunteer Work in Fairyland

We recently met Andus Emge, of the Cappadocia Academy for Art and Culture, who is looking for a volunteer to help out around his cave hotel.Read More
Holiday Cave Hotel, Goreme. Accommodation in Cappadocia

Caves, Chimneys and Stone Houses in Cappadocia

The Cappadocia region of Turkey offers an array of hotel options where competition drives hoteliers to compete on style, uniqueness and ambience rather than on price alone. We took the opportunity to compare three different cave hotels in the region, one in Avanos and two in Goreme.Read More
Three Travel Photographs

Three Photos: Diyarbakir, Turkey

Three Photos of Diyarbakir, Turkey.Read More
Three Travel Photographs

Three Photos: Istanbul, Turkey

Three Photos of Istanbul, Turkey.Read More
Our street, Didim, Turkey

9. Homeowners

Hello. We were unable to bring you an issue of JAB last month (our apologies) so we have combined two issues into one. The reason: we’ve been busy buying an apartment in Turkey and today we got the keys.Read More