Category Archives: Turkey

Mosquito repellents for Pregnant Ladies

For pregnant ladies wishing to travel, possibly into mosquito epidemic areas, there are some topical alternatives i.e. – DEET etc. From the newest data, hope this finds you. See more on http://www.pregnant2day.co.za (pregnant2day.com) Dr Nic

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Essential Travel information for 4×4 in Africa

We have collected and listed really helpful information for travellers from our 2013 trip, which is available for free to view and note. See below: http://www.exploreafrica2day.com/Rentals/essential-overland-info.html

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East of Bor, Turkey, lovely terrain

We found a fantastic piece of road, just east of Bor in Turkey on the way to Iskenderun and the sea gateway to Africa. Absolutely lovely piece of road, check it out! Nic

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For SALE Land Cruiser Prado shorty

If anybody is interested in these reliable Toyota Land Cruiser 2.5L TD short Wheel base, is up for SALE in Africa for a trip through Africa starting from Bryanston, Johannesburg, South Africa. RE: Land Cruiser Prado 2.5TD For Sale, Silver … Continue reading

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For Sale our Land Cruiser Prado

If anybody is interested in these reliable 4×4 Toyota Land Cruisers, they are up for SALE for a trip through Africa starting from Bryanston, Johannesburg, South Africa. I’ve done numerous trips now around the African continent and have gained significant … Continue reading

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Toyo MT Tyres 255/85R16, London UK to Johannesburg RSA 18278.6kms later

For the 4X4 Tyre enthusiasts: So we just waiting for the second land cruiser to arrive back in Joburg in the next week or two with the BFG 255/85R16’s tyres, but in the mean time here are some images of … Continue reading

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The Nissos Ferry to Haifa

The Ferry. The long 3 day ferry boat ride from Iskenderun to Port Said and then onto Haifa, has taken it’s toll, starting with the paper work problem on arriving into Israel, thanks Ramos travel. Emma, the New Zealand bike … Continue reading

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Turkey to Israel via Egypt by ship

After spending 3 nights on the ship (with a unclean cabin) from Iskenderun Turkey to Haifa Israel (via Port Said in Egypt) we eventually arrived in Israel! This route (to Haifa) apparently has only been in operation for 1 month … Continue reading

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Last Stop Turkey, Orient Camping Botanica with Fergin, GPS N 36 21.511 E 035 49.914

We’ve just said bye bye to Fergin at his Orient Camping in Konacik (Iskenderun Arsuz) http://www.orientcamping.com/. It’s the only camp site in the area and 40kms south of the shipping port Iskenderen. It’s completely rural, rustic and green with farm … Continue reading

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Bye bye Taka ev and Murat

We said goodbye to Murat and Elad in Uchisar Taka ev, what a fantastic experience and I ask anyone out there wanting a completely different experience out there to go. It was completely unexpected and we will return.

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