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OLUDENIZ, TURKEY

Sunday June 28, 2015

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Oludeniz, Turkey www.bucketlistbums.com

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Oludeniz, Turkey www.bucketlistbums.com

Oludeniz, Turkey www.bucketlistbums.com

From Kas, we traveled north and made the short journey up to our second coastal destination, as we continued our travels along Turkey’s Turquoise Coast. Oludeniz was a beachgoer’s haven, an idyllic narrow peninsula of pebble sand that stretched into the region’s iconic Blue Lagoon, and turquoise bay. We spent several afternoons sunbathing on the dreamy stretch of beach (it reminded me of a large, tropical sandbar), and swimming out to floating platforms that dotted the sparkling shallows ….

KASTELLORIZO ISLAND, GREECE

Sunday June 21, 2015

Kastellorizo, Greece www.bucketlistbums.com

Kastellorizo Island, Greece www.bucketlistbums.com

Kastellorizo Island, Greece www.bucketlistbums.com

Kastellorizo, Greece www.bucketlistbums.com

Kastellorizo Island, Greece www.bucketlistbums.com
Kastellorizo Island, Greece www.bucketlistbums.com

Located just off Turkey’s Turquoise Coast, a 20-minute ferry ride from Kas, was the Greek island of Kastellorizo. We’d never been to Greece, but after spending just one day on this idyllic gem, we were ready for a proper trip to Turkey’s Mediterranean neighbor. The charming island was home to the most picturesque of fishing villages, natural wonders and swirls of vibrant turquoise. Paradise …

KAS, TURKEY

Tuesday June 9, 2015

Kas, Turkey www.bucketlistbums.com

Kas, Turkey www.bucketlistbums.com

Kas, Turkey www.bucketlistbums.com

Kas, Turkey www.bucketlistbums.com

Kas, Turkey www.bucketlistbums.com

Kas, Turkey www.bucketlistbums.com

Kas was a stop I tacked onto our itinerary last minute – a place we almost skipped entirely. Funny enough, it ended up being one of my favorite spots in Turkey. And because it was a late addition, I’d only set aside three days, when we could have used much more time in this idyllic region of the Mediterranean …