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This homestay was fantastic! Be warned that it is extremely basic accommodation, ideal for backpackers and those willing to rough it a bit (there is an outhouse with a squat toilet, but a hot shower is available). That said, we slept on the roof under...More
What a great adventure! If you're looking to experience the 'real South Eastern Turkey' then this is the trip for you. You don't get more real than this, from milking a sheep to trying your hand at water divining, after a stay in Yuvacali, you'll...More
The homestay in Yuvacalli was a fantatic experience. the family were very welcoming. Pero prepared delicious local food and Halil showed me around the village. I was also given a lot of information about the village and the local culture. Many aretefacts have been found...More
The village stay in Yivancali changed my life... Coming from the highly materialistic/capitalistic city of Tokyo, Yivancali was indeed a world away. But I strangely felt connected with the villagers. At the end of my stay in the household of Halil and Pero, I felt...More
Stay with a Kurdish family, sleep under the stars as the locals do, join in with milking the sheep, rolling out huge rounds of unleavened bread for breakfast,and making cheese. See a way of life unchanged since biblical times, mix with the locals, and experience authentic Turkey with not a t-shirt nor another tourist in sight. Accommodation is basic and facilities are shared, as you join a family in their home.