Hiking the Datça Peninsula 2 (Carian Trail, Turkey)

Slow Hiking on the Datça Peninsula, Turkey

With only another 120 kilometers, the days suddenly pass very, very quickly. The western section of the Datça Peninsula is one of the remotest sections of the 850-kilometer-long Carian Trail. Few villages, mostly footpaths meandering through forests and traversing headlands …

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Hiking the Datça Peninsula 1 (Carian Trail, Turkey)

Slow travel hiking the Datça Peninsula

“Never be so faithful to your plan that you are unwilling to consider the unexpected. Never be so faithful to your plan that you are unwilling to entertain the improbable opportunity that comes looking for you.” ~Elizabeth Warren Hiking the …

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Hiking the Carian Hinterland 2 (Carian Trail, Turkey)

“Dogs are not our whole life but they make our lives whole.”~Roger Caras The Carian Hinterland is a 175-km-long hiking trail in Southwestern Turkey and part of the 850-km-long Carian Trail. In the previous blog post, Carian Hinterland part 1, …

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Hiking the Ceramic Gulf (Carian Trail, Turkey)

Slow hiking the Ceramic Gulf in Turkey - following the coast on the beach

“Of all the paths you take in life, make sure a few of them are dirt.”~John Muir After our 10-day hike on the Bozburun Peninsula – our introductory section of the 800-kilometer-long Carian Trail – we returned to Marmaris. We …

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Meet Karin-Marijke – Full-time Slow Traveler “One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things.” ~Henry Miller