yesterday (June 10, 2012) afternoon I was at relative's house for visit. About 3 pm I felt a bit shaking at the sofa where I was sitting. I did not realize if that shaking was easthquake. few hours later my brohter-in-law said to his wife that that shaing was earthquake, he knew that from the internet news.
Then in the evening news on the TV, there is a news about eartquale in Ölü Deniz. It said that quake felt up to Antalya (Alanya is one of the District of Antalya).
Welcome to Alanya
Alanya is a seaside resort city in the Mediteranian region of Turkey, which is in Antalya province. It have beautiful scenery with Taurus mountain at the north and the Mediteranian sea at the south. Yes, Alanya is far from Istanbul which is 15 hours by bus. But if you want to get hurry to be in Alanya, you can reach by plane to Gazipaşa airport (from Istanbul) about 1 hour.
Welcome to Alanya and enjoy its beauty.