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Swiss Card Stems with Yogurt Sauce
Swiss Card Stems with Yogurt Sauce
(Yoğurtlu Pazı Sapı)
Bunch of red Swiss chard stems, washed and cut in 1 cm long
1 medium size onion, finely chopped
2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
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Kalkan Turkey: the Turquoise Coast at its finest.  Welcome to Kalkan Turkish Local News or KTLN - Kalkan's most popular website.  If you're looking for independent, quality news and information about Kalkan Turkey, you have come to the right place.  Let KTLN be your Kalkan Turkey guide.

This website is totally free to use and totally safe to use.  It provides a useful source of Kalkan information and brings you right up to date with Kalkan news, at the click of a mouse.  See the KTLN highlights below.

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Kalkan Virgins - Is it your first time?  Essential reading.

Kalkan Airport Transfers - Get the low down on how to get to Kalkan by road.

Kalkan Apartments - Looking for an apartment? Read here first.

Areas of Kalkan - Check out the Kalkan Town Location Code (KTLC).

Kalkan Beaches - All you need to know about beaches and beach clubs.

Kalkan Boat Trips - A must for all visitors. Find out more here.

Kalkan Car Hire - Some advice on car and scooter rental.

Kalkan Diving - Immerse yourself in the details - right here.

Kalkan Dolmus - Our useful guide is stuffed with advice.

Kalkan Estate Agents - Buying or selling? Some useful tips.

Kalkan Finance - Got a question on banking in Turkey? Ask the experts.

Kalkan Flights - Check out the popular KTLN Flights & Travel Information page.

Kalkan Guide - The KTLN Knowledge Bank is packed with information.

Kalkan Health Insurance - Updated! SGK: the Turkish health insurance scheme.

Kalkan Holidays - Coming to Kalkan? Local tour operators can help you.

Kalkan Hotels - All of the main hotels are in the KTLN Business Directory.

Kalkan Images - See the KTLN photo gallery.  Also see our Facebook page 

Kalkan Inheritance - The KTLN guide to making a Turkish will.

Kalkan Out of Season - Find out what you are missing.

Passport requirements for entering Turkey - New! For UK travellers.

Kalkan Property - Things you should know, before taking the plunge.

Kalkan Residency: Long Term Residence Permit (LTRP) - New!  

Kalkan Residency: Short Term Residence Permit (STRP) - New!

Kalkan Residency: Canceling your permit and returning to the UK - New!  

Kalkan Restaurants - The most comprehensive and up to date list available.

Kalkan Reviews - Find out how people rate businesses in Kalkan.

Kalkan Seasons - Kalkan is amazing all year round. Find out more.

Kalkan Survey 2014Find out what people think about Kalkan.

Kalkan Town Location CodeLocate villas, apartments and hotels. 

KTLN Travel Blogs - Driving from Kalkan to the UK, and much more besides.

Kalkan Villas - Looking for a villa? Read here first.

Kalkan Virtual Tour - See amazing 360 degree panoramas of Kalkan.

Visas for visitors - Updated! All you need to know about getting a visa.

Kalkan Walkers - See our guide to walking or strolling in the Kalkan countryside.

Kalkan Watersports
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Kalkan Weather - More than just the forecast.

Kalkan Weddings - Yes, you can get married in Kalkan. See the KTLN Guide.

Kalkan What's New for 2014 - See what has changed over the winter months.

Kalkan What's open out of season - See what stays open. 

Books on Turkey - Buy the latest books on Turkey and Kalkan

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Thu, Apr 2nd
Kalkan Thursday Market
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