A traditional Turkish hammam

A Turkish treat for two – a traditional hammam

April 23rd, 2010 in European travel by Sarah Lee 3

Yesterday we wrote about our experiences of a Turkish hammam in a five-star hotel in Antalya. As wonderful as it was we all know that five-star hotels are not the most likely place for an authentic experience. So we decided to try a traditional hammam in Antalya’s old town for size.

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Turkish hammams are like temples to relaxation | istockphoto

A Turkish treat for two – a luxury hammam indulgence

April 22nd, 2010 in European travel by Terry Lee 1

I wouldn’t exactly call myself a metrosexual man, but I’ve grown to enjoy a certain amount of pampering. I’d never had a Turkish bath and had certainly never been massaged with honey so wasn’t sure what to expect – except perhaps to get sticky!

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Dip a toe into Georgian Bath

Dipping a toe into Bath

November 18th, 2009 in UK travel by Sarah Lee 0

I have to confess all too often I’m lured away from the UK to foreign shores. Consequently I’m not very well travelled here and have never been to the Lake District, the Scottish Highlands, Cornwall, or some of our most exciting cities like Liverpool, York, and until recently, Bath. I have to say I fell in love with […]

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