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Turkey Expecting 26million Tourists This Year – 30million 2010

Despite the international crisis the Turkish government is still expecting to see 26 million tourists this year, a major growth on the 23 million received last year. "We are expecting around 26 million tourists this year and our target for 2010 is 30 million if we could overcome the crisis,"...

Posted on 30 August 2009

Holiday Lettings Pin-Point Property Investment Opportunities in Turkey

Holiday Lettings.co.uk, arguably the world's largest portal for private rental properties around the world, has said that the demand for private rental properties in Marmaris and Istanbul is currently outstripping supply, pointing to a hole in the market that property investors could profit from filling. Easyjet has revealed that it...

Posted on 22 August 2009

SunExpress Airline Launches New Route to Turkey

From tomorrow SunExpress the joint airline venture of Turkish Airlines and Lufthansa will be running a new flight route linking the two Aegean shores in the city of Izmir in Turkey to Athens in Greece with two flights per day. Speaking at the inaugural flight into Athens on Tuesday, Paul...

Posted on 14 August 2009

Gazipasa Airport Progressing Well – Bright Future for Alanya Property Market

The Gazipasa airport is finally open for business. The first (private) flight landed into the airport on the 22nd of this month. The airport has been the cause of much controversy and rumour in the past, each time the reports would come in that the airport was going to open,...

Posted on 30 July 2009

TAV Plans to Increase Turkey Tourism Accessibility – Fingers Crossed for Gazipasa Airport

I just came across an interesting interview with TAV President and CEO Dr Sani Sener on Anna.aero. He said that this year the company will be striving to attract Quantas and Cathy Pacific into their airport in Istanbul. Obviously the plan is to open the Gazipasa airpot at Antalya this...

Posted on 02 July 2009

Take off for Turkish Airlines Istanbul to Birmingham route

Turkish Airlines start their new direct Birmingham to Istanbul service today, December 15th.  Flights will operate Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sundays.  Prices start from £174.00 including taxes.  Passengers can take excellent connections from Birmingham to 33 domestic and 108 international destinations with Turkish Airlines. Turkish Airlines UK flights already...

Posted on 15 December 2008

Easyjet commence flights to Istanbul, Turkey from London Gatwick

Budget carrier Easyjet takes off for it's first flight to Istanbul from London Gatwick this Friday, December 12th.  The flights to Turkey will run daily and prices start at a bargain busting £59.98 return.  Easyjet expect 100,000 passengers to fly on the the new route in the first 12 months.  This...

Posted on 09 December 2008