every evening in Tepekoy and zeytinli koy there are some tavernas with live music dancing and breaking the plates!!!!
The best way to travel from one part of the island to another quickly is by taxi. The main place that you can find them is in Merkez area next to Kemal Ataturk statue. The bad thing about taxis is that there are standard fares from one place to another, but sometimes the fares are twice as much than taxis in instabulmore
Kuzulimani is the main port that connect the island with Kabatepe and Canakkale port (with 24 hour ferries)It is the only way getting to the islandGokceada - Kabatepe 07.00 and 17.30Kabatepe - Gokceada 11.00 and 19.00From Gokceada to Canakkale 08:00 From Canakkale to Gokceada 17:00more
There is no special shop for thyme honey in Gokceada. Local people make and sell this honey theirselves. You can see a table on the roads and clean honey pots are for sale. They're all natural and no artifical addings... Irresistable thyme aroma and its light taste make this honey different from honey made of pine and flower. You will like it.more
On the 14th of August every year, Greeks from all over the world come to Gokceada and pray for couple of days. during this days all churches are open and bells ring and people cooking traditional pastries. In these days you can see international different car plates from all over the world. they come from Australia, New Zeland, europe, USA, Cabada...more
The most importing thing is make sure that you have plenty o fdrinking water before you arrive there, because there is no cafe or market around this place. Under the strong sunlight it is not funny to have nothing to drink. i know by experience!
Packing list for Gokceada is pretty much depending on the season. For almost all year except summer you might need jackets, jeans, long sleeves shirts, pants or trousers, raincoat
During summer shorts, t-shirts, walking shoes and perhaps a light jacket for the evenings or early mornings
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One of the natural beauties of the island is marmaros waterfall. if you want to visit the waterfall just follow the road from Derekoy to Ugurlu or just after the church of Agia Marina there is a street sign on your right that is showing the way to marmaros I have to warn that the distance is about 7 km and the road is in bad condition. After some...more
Windsurf isvery popular in Gokceada. you can meet many windsurfers all over the world. I met a group from Australia. They said the water and wind are unique in Gokceada.
I like to see blue-white combination on architectural approaches.
The photo says " maybe you are on your holiday but some of us still have works to do " :)
looks nice, tidy and clean :)