1. bickern

    'Depressed' camel refuses to eat or drink

    A police camel in India has started to refuse food and water after its handler died of a heart-attack moments after feeding the force animal. Assistant sub-inspector Shivraj Gadhvi - who had been with the force 'a long time' -died whilst patrolling in Pingleshwar in the border district of...
  2. mollag

    Kurdish Camel

    Is this the straw that will break the camels back? An expansion of the Kurdish enclave. A possible future Kurdistan. An oil rich Kurdistan will always be welcomed by the West, but at Turkish, Syrian,Iranian and Iraqis expense. So complicated, my friend is my other friends enemy etc . So, if...
  3. teosgirl

    New government project Camel Beach area

    Diyanet?ten Bodrum?a ??slam Tan?t?m ve Bilgilendirme Merkezi? ? Sözcü Gazetesi According to the article, a huge Islamic promotion and information centre is being built by the government at a cost of 30 million lira at the blue flag camel Beach. Charlotte
  4. G

    Camel wrestling in Mahmutlar???

    Hi Guys, This is a wonderfully weird question..........does anybody know anything about the Camel wrestling which is supposed to be taking place in Mahmutlar on 25th???? Any info would be much appreciated. Thanks
  5. grandadturk

    camel wrestling

    Can anyone please tell me the dates for camel wrestling in Turgutreis 2015, thank you:49:
  6. M

    Camel Wrestling

    Camel Wrestling today in Altinkum. Great day out and a good laugh, went last year. Good to see the Turks enjoying themselves and a lot of money changes hands. You think the Turks don't gamble or drink?, Come and see but don't get too close to the male camels when they are aroused you'll get...
  7. Carolyn

    Camel wresting in Karaculha near Fethiye

    The annual Karaculha camel wrestling is taking place tomorrow. We have never been and are debating whether to go or not. Our Turkish friends seem to be evenly divided as to whether it is a good day out. Likewise if it is cruel or not. Has anybody been either to Karaculha specifically or to see...
  8. altinkumforum

    1st Camel Wrestling Festival in Didim

    Hi Guys, We all have heard that camel wrestling is a good day out and fun, its normally organised in surrounding areas of aydin and izmir. But now Didim Council announced the first camel wrestling festival is in Didim on 26th Feb. 2012 (Sunday) , location is in front of Altinkum Mine Sitesi (i...
  9. P

    Camel wrestling selcuk 2012

    An Epic journey read on!!!! So we left the Wine house in Didim at 9.15am today and stopped off at a cafe/bar in Selcuk for an early lunch as we were told it was expensive in the ground. This contest has been on since Friday, but it is not at Selcuk but almost near the beach near Aqua fantasy...
  10. R

    Camel wrestling/racing

    Does anyone know when the camel wresting/racing is on in Yalikavak and how long it is on for. Cheers
  11. Y

    Camel Beach

    Hi all we will be experiencing Yalikavak for the first time in October as we normally visit in July and August. I understand that day time temperatures are around the mid 70's and that most bars and shops will still be operating summer opening times but does anyone know if the restaurants and...
  12. L

    Dolmus to Camel Beach

    Hi All, New to TLF and visiting Turgurtreis for three weeks in June. Please can anyone advise on how to get to Yahsi Yahsi Beach, Orkatent by Dolmus from Turgurtreis. Do not wish to go by boat. We are taking Grandchildren who had bad experience of boat trip in Tenerife. Many Thanks,
  13. teresa

    Camel wrestling Fethiye

    Deve güreşleri is in Fethiye today and we are going for a look. Fethiye | Camel Wrestling Coming to Town!
  14. karios

    Camel beach

    We met up with four friends yesterday at camel beach for a very nice brunch. It was at Efem restaurant right on the beach. Eat as much as you like+ tea/coffe and soft drinks 4 15ytl . We spent 4 enjoyable hours there chatting :blah:away and not a single expat in sight:ukflag:
  15. M

    Camel Wrestling in Bodrum 31st Jan 2011

    I've just read in the Bodrum Bulletin that there will be Camel wrestling in Bodrum on 31st January, as we have never been to this before and we will be in Bodrum, I thought it might be something a bit different to do, but a couple of questions to anyone who has been :~ 1) Is this regarded...
  16. M

    camel wrestling 2010

    Could anybody please tell me where the camel wrestling will be held in ortakent this year i know it is around this time of year and had a feeling it maybe this weekend. I wıll be travellşng from gümbet so any info would be gratefully appreceiated.
  17. ceemac

    Camel Milk Anyone?

    Please don't get humpy about this post heheh 'Camel milk could soon be on supermarket shelves in Europe after a Dubai-based dairy applied for an export licence.' Here Can you get this in Turkey? C
  18. ceemac

    Camel Wrestling

    While camel wrestling may be viewed primarily as a traditional winter pastime in the Aegean, it also brings in hard money that meets public needs and ensures the provision of municipal services. Here Enjoy a quick experience of a day at the wrestling; C
  19. Lindacm

    Camel Wrestling

    It's camel wrestling season. Details & dates below for those who might be interested. We would like to go, has anyone been? Camel wrestling While the Spanish have bullfights, and the Italians cockfights, and the English go hunting with hounds, the Turks have camel wrestling. Camel...
  20. KKOB

    Camel Wrestling

    Thanks to Buraksan for posting this info on the TripAdvisor Forum If anybody is interested, the 2009 schedule of the traditional Camel Wrestling in the Aegean has been announced. For people who doesn't know, it's not a blody thing like a bull fight, it's just a traditional competition where...
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