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Bozcaada, a rare Turkish island in the Aegean Sea

Photo: Bozcaada, Turkey. Credit: Lisa Borre.
This small cafe on the Bozcaada waterfront is under the same ownership of Tenedos restaurant where we enjoyed delicious food and sampled the local wine. Photo by Lisa Borre.

Logbook Entry

Dates: 5/2/2010
Distance: 55 nm
Sailed from: Ayvali, Turkey
Lat: 39°50.2’N
Long: 26°04.5’E

Bozcaada is one of two inhabited Turkish Islands in the Aegean Sea — the rest belong to Greece. We found plenty of space to berth on the town quay beneath the walls of the well-maintained Genoese castle and ended up next to the same French yacht as in Ayvalik. We asked the harbormaster for a restaurant recommendation, and he suggested Tenedos, a fish restaurant on the other side of the harbor. Continue reading Bozcaada, a rare Turkish island in the Aegean Sea