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Oct 22, 2016 - Turkey ... Patara Beach & Xanthos Ruins

Patara Beach ... We heard a lot about this beach so wanted to come and check it out. It is a 18 km long sandy beach that stretches alongside the ancient ruins of Patara (we were ruined out for ruins, so didn't wander through them ... but from the road and beach view, they were quite impressive) It's a great beach for walking and swimming due to the soft sand (no pebbles!) and shallow waters. The winds in the afternoon get quite strong here ... with sand dunes shifting around you. The whole stretch of beach is protected as it is one of the...

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