By Lynn A. Levine

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The ancient historic sites along this part of the coast, including Tlos, Xanthos, Letoon, and Patara, which boasts an unbroken 13km (8-mile) sandy beach, are some of the richest and best preserved in the region. Often mistaken for a fishing village, Kalkan is a glossy seaside village nestled at the foot of the Taurus Mountains. Nearby Kaputa@ Beach is a breathtaking result of a gorge in the making, and the beaches of Patara are only 20 minutes away. When all of the tourists left for Kalkan, the charming fishing village of Ka@ was left much the way it was before the tourists chewed it up and spit it out.

Com). MEDICAL INSURANCE Most health insurance policies cover you if you get sick away from home—but check, particularly if you’re insured by an HMO. With the exception of certain HMOs and Medicare/Medicaid, your medical insurance should cover medical treatment—even hospital care—overseas. However, most outof-country hospitals make you pay your bills up front, and send you a refund after you’ve returned home and filed the necessary paperwork. And in a worst-case scenario, there’s the high cost of emergency evacuation.

Check with your travel agent or with the airlines directly for specific services. S. Delta provides direct service from Atlanta and New York. Turkish Airlines flies direct to Istanbul from New York and Chicago. S. cities much too numerous to inventory, either as part of their own network or in partnership with an American airline. Choosing one involves a change of planes in the airline’s home country, but this slight inconvenience is often accompanied by cheaper, more comparable fares. luftansa) all provide service to Istanbul.

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