Monthly Archives: May 2012

Troy and beyond.

Leaving Canakkale we travel about thirty kilometres south to the historic site of the ancient city of Troy.    The history of this cradle of civilization is thought to stretch back to around 4000 B.C. and the ruins bear evidence of … Continue reading

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Travels through Western Turkey.

Over the last twenty years Turkey has been a favoured destination for New Zealanders.    When planning our trip, previous visitors remarked how friendly thy had found the Turkish people and that possessing a Kiwi passport avoided the need to obtain … Continue reading

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