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This Summer's holiday destination? Turkey. And what a delight it was. From Dalaman airport, we headed straight to Bonjuk Bay - a dreamy private bay for like minded souls to explore, learn and connect with nature. Morning yoga, paddle boarding, communal meals, locally sourced food, music, dancing, laughter and connecting with old friends and new breathed new life into our weary bodies, and by day 2 at Bonjuk Bay, we couldn't imagine life any other way. We spent a long afternoon in Selimiye, located on south-west Turkey's exquisite Bozburun peninsula, lounging on the decking, jumping in and out of the crystal clear waters, sampling the snacks on offer at the restaurants along the waterfront. Plus a day trip to see...

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Natural beauty... at Pamukkale

Look at the surreal beauty of these travertine terraces in Pamukkale, Turkey. Oh, Mother Nature, you clever thing you.  This geological phenomenon, literally "Cotton Castle" in Turkish, is also the site of the Greek-Roman city of Hierapolis.  Makes us want to get our wander on... 

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