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Turkish Gulet Cruise: Destinations & Routes

When planning a holiday to Turkey, be sure to include the unique experience of a gulet cruise on the Mediterranean. Gulet cruising is the perfect way to recharge your battery and to see some of the top highlights of Turkey. Full of stunning natural beauty and historical sights, the southern coast of Turkey is the kind of destination you are likely to find on the cover of glossy travel magazines. Alaturka Cruises offers gulet routes depart and arrive in the major harbor towns of Fethiye, Marmaris, or Bodrum making them easily accessible from many popular destinations in Turkey. In addition, each port town has its own sights to see and can be explored either before or after cruises embarking on the following routes. Olympos – Fethiye The Olympos to Fethiye (and Fethiye to Olympos) four day cruise is one of the most popular blue cruise routes, making memorable stops at…

6 Home Favourites You’ll Find Bettered all Over the World

We all love our creature comforts. We get used to, and are happy with, the ways things are at home. But travel opens your eyes to new opportunities. In fact, there’s a lot that’s bettered all over the world. So step outside your comfort zone and explore what the world has to offer. To get you started, we’ve picked six home favourites that we think you’ll be able to find better elsewhere. Check them out: Wildlife Travelling to see amazing wildlife in their natural habitats is a great reason to travel. Your local zoo might have a range of exotic creatures from around the world – but nothing beats seeing them in their own home. Coffee Have you got a regular coffee order? You probably do. In fact, the Secret Traveller reckons most people nowadays have an opinion on the best brand of coffee beans and the best way to…

An Essential Packing List!

If you are planning a trip, whether it is for leisure or business how you pack is important. The last thing you need is to get to where you are going, only to discover that you have forgotten something that you desperately need. The clothes you need Top of your list is the clothes you need. Naturally, you want to look your best, so it is well worth taking the time to put together a travel wardrobe that works. Take the time to sit down and work out what you are going to be doing while you are away. This will help you to work out what outfits you will need to pack. Wherever possible, make sure that the clothes you take are co-ordinated. That way you can mix and match them, and will not have to take as many items of clothing with you. Lightweight and crease-resistant clothing It…

My New Travelling Companions – Sudio Vasa Blå Wireless Headphones

Headphones aren’t the kind of thing I normally talk about on Morsels, but they’re an essential accessory for many travellers and I’ve covered more kilometres than usual this year, both in the air and on the road. The subject of this article is a pair of “Vasa Blå” wireless headphones that I was sent by Swedish brand Sudio, and tested on my recent travels to Melbourne and Margaret River. The Vasa Blå is Sudio’s top of the line in-ear model, retailing for AU$149. Cheaper in-ear models start at AU$70, with the “Regent” over-ear (but still wireless) phones available for AU$219. The back of the box tells you a lot, so I’ll let it do its job. Great attention to detail has gone into the packaging, with the contents neatly packed into two smaller cardboard boxes inside –  it’s all very white and minimal, and would make an impressive gift. My usual headphones are this pair of Sennheiser Momentums that sell for…