Is it safe to travel to Turkey? Latest advice for Brits after Izmir bombing and Istanbul nightclub attack
What is the situation now and is it safe to travel? The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) advises against all travel to within 10km of Turkey's border with Syria, and to the large Kurdish city of Diyarbakir, which has been rocked by violence. It ...
My big fat Greek Island Odyssey: An idyllic cruise that doesn't cost the earth
My weekend hop to three diverse islands - dry and rugged Mykonos, fertile Samos and volcanic Milos, as well as a stop in Kusadasi, Turkey, to visit the ancient kingdom of Ephesus - will have me back in Ireland by Monday evening. ... Spyros, a London ...
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Is it safe to travel to Turkey in 2017?
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Bookings for holidays to Turkey, one of the long-time favourite destinations for British travellers, were reportedly down by at least one-third this summer*. Are concerns about the country justified? The Independent's travel correspondent Simon Calder ...
Cruise news: Turkey CUT from THREE major cruise lines' itineraries in 2017
There are now only a few remaining cruise lines who will call in at Turkish ports, excluding Istanbul. These include luxury cruise line Silversea – it still calls in at Kusadasi, Marmaris and Canakkale on some cruises. Celestyal Cruises, based in ...
More Cruise Lines Remove Turkey Ports From Itineraries
Cruise Lines Cancel More Turkey Calls After Attempted Military Coup
The U.S. Department of State continues to warn U.S. citizens of increased threats from terrorist groups throughout Turkey and to avoid travel to southeastern Turkey. It adds, "In light of the July 15 coup attempt and its ... at Kusadasi have been ...
Turkey Update: More Cancelled Calls by Holland America, Carnival & RCCL
Cruise lines avoiding Turkey ports due to 'safety concerns'
Turkish ports of call scheduled for April and November aboard Crystal's new luxury yacht, Crystal Esprit, will also be changed, the company said, though the new itineraries have yet to be finalized. For both Crystal Symphony's sailings, pre-reserved ...
Cruise Lines Change Turkey Itineraries After Attacks
Boat carrying refugees sinks off Turkish coast with '11 dead and at least four missing'
Video footage on the DHA network shows half a dozen of the bodies after they had been recovered from the water and were laid out near ambulances. DHA says the boat capsized near the resort town of Kusadasi and that seven people were rescued.
Migrant boat sinks off Turkish coast 'drowning 11'
Five children among 12 Syrians killed as boat sinks off Turkey
Aid group fears hundreds of migrants drowned off Libya
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Deadly Blasts Rock Istanbul; Most Cruise Lines Already Avoiding Turkey
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Royal Caribbean, Celebrity Cruises and Princess Cruises ended a number of stops in Turkey this year, primarily in Kusadasi, following the unrest in Turkey this summer. But a number of smaller lines, like Azamara, Silversea, Star ... The U.K. travel ...
After Istanbul airport attack is it still safe for Brits to travel to Turkey?
Although Istanbul has been a popular city break for years, the vast majority of Brits visiting Turkey – 2.5 million went last year - head to the beach resorts such as Kusadasi, Marmaris, Antalya, Bodrum, Fethiye and Dalaman on the Mediterranean and ...
How the Istanbul airport attacks could affect your weekend travel plans
Suicide Bomb Attack, Gunfire at Istanbul Ataturk Airport
Will Turkey remain a tourist attraction?
Neither the security situation nor political tensions stopped the 56-year-old Magdeburg native. She's a fan of Turkey. For the past six years she's regularly relaxed in Turkish resorts. What she likes about Turkey as a travel destination are: "the food ...