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Given a short brief, effectively every aspect can be organised. They will offer the best operator for specific excursions, not just the one allied to any particular establishment. They also make free telephone calls available to clients via Skype.
National Car Hire (email [email protected])
Far from the usual 'take it or leave it' car hire service. Abdullah Ivgen, the franchisee,
will oblige with any variation on the theme of car hire. The Peugeot cars were like new and spotless; and nothing was too much trouble for Abdullah.
Silk Road Kayseri Caddasei No. 30, Ürgüp.
A low-cost operation that has the approach of a good scheduled airline. No charge for allocating specific seats or for a generous baggage allowance. They fly the usual 737s, but with leather seats. They are the second largest airline in Turkey, carried over 4,000,000 passengers in 2007 and are growing rapidly.
Tim and Bonnie Stevens flew London Stansted/Istanbul/Kayseri through the new Istanbul airport which is modern, small and efficient and a better bet than the much larger Ataturk Airport. The only downside is that it is on the Asian side: an hour by taxi at 35 Lira (£15). A shuttle bus service is also available. Note that, depending upon the time of day, Istanbul's traffic can be as bad as anywhere and involve much longer journey times.
Turkish National Tourist Office (UK) Telephone 020 7939 7778