Marmaris and Icmeler has attracted many foreigners not only for short term visits as tourists, but also as residents. The number of people from around the world who work and live around Marmaris are increasing steadily every year. The easy and relaxing Mediterranean lifestyle, very friendly people, beautiful climate around the year, healthy food and living, affordability of real estate compared to home country, business opportunities because of inefficiencies in the market and a lot of recreational activities to do are some of the factors that attracts people to this amazing corner of the mediterranean sea.
Marmaris and its surrounding area covers such a large area. When we say “live around Marmaris” we cover all of the unspoiled villages, fisherman’s countryside, inland properties suitable for vineyards, farming, etc.
So, Why then people choose to live in this particular area. As briefly mentioned above, the reasons are so many. Here are some of them explained:
Who hasn’t heard about the Mediterranean lifestyle! Not so many people… It is publicized frequently that Mediterranean living is one of the best lifestyles you can adopt. So many books are published about it and a lot of people dream about retiring to a little town on the Mediterranean Coastline. What makes it so attractive and desirable? Actually, the answer is very simple: The simplicity of daily life. Mediterranean people are known as very relaxed people. They are very happy with little things. They eat healthy since most of the ingredients are locally produced and sold in farmers markets. People communicate, held and share instead of competing with each other. There is always smile in faces because of very little reasons: “The weather is nice 🙂 “, “it is sunny today 🙂 “, “My wife is beautiful :)” are just a few basic reasons to be happy. After all, remember the movie “Life is Beautiful!” produced by Italians. Life is really beautiful. Very Friendly People