London Lite Friday, 17 July 2009 13 turkeys lycian coastline for just 385 Sea dogs: Rosalind and friends relax on their luxury yacht and, below, catch some rays Travel WHO Demi Moore THE VIBE Almost paradise: miles of white sand meet turquoise waters. BEST FOR Doing absolutely nothing. WHERE TO STAY Pink Sands (001 242 333 2030) on Harbour Island boasts pastel cottages designed by Biba founder Barbara Hulanicki. Rooms from 368 a night. WHERE TO EAT The Rock House Restaurant (001 242 333 2053) on Harbour Island serves conch chowder, Bahamian lobster tail and sauted white shrimp. Mains from 22. WHAT TO DO Visit Star Island (, a 35-acre cay which will become the worlds first carbon-neutral resort island when it opens later this year. SOMETHING DIFFERENT Fish for bonefish on Long Island. Costs from 245 for a half-day with bonafide HOW TO GET THERE BA (britishairways. com) flies from Heathrow to Nassau return for 572.90. FOR MORE DETAILS jennifer Barton swim in the floating pool on the river. Its open until September. WATER TAxI BEAcH LONG ISLAND cITY This sandy beach has the most fantastic views over the midtown Manhattan skyline. During the day you can play volleyball and at night theres dancing on the sand to DJs and bands. kelly armstrong which in sailing terms is pretty quick. That speed forced the yacht to lean right over yet i still managed to make G&Ts for everyone below deck -- i was obviously destined for life on a luxury yacht. Goek lived up to its reputation as exclusive and that evening we enjoyed a local meal of seafood and shish kebabs, washed down with cocktails in a chic nearby bar. Luxurylifestyle The next few days settled into a pattern of breakfast on board, setting sail for different destinations, sunbathing and stopping off for swimming or snorkelling. One of my favourite bays was Boyz Bk, because just as we dropped anchor a man in a boat whizzed over to our yacht selling ice creams. spending the night at Tomb Bay -- so called because of the ancient tombs carved into the cliffs -- was also a special experience. instead of mooring next to a jetty, we dropped anchor and tied our yacht to a tree on shore. halfway through the week, we turned the yachts back to Marmaris but moored at different bays and dis- covered new resorts along the way. All too soon, we were back in Marmaris and had to say goodbye to the yachts and our luxury lifestyle. The cost of hiring both boats was easily within budget but the experi- ence was utterly priceless. Visit Fly from Gatwick to Dalaman from 189rtn with Monarch ( Printed on100% recycled paper with inkthat doesnt comeoff onyour hands Star fan: Demi Moore was in the Bahamas last week urbanbeaches Celebrityhotspot theBahamas index.html2.html3.html4.html5.html6.html7.html8.html9.html10.html11.html12.html13.html14.html15.html16.html17.html18.html19.html20.html21.html22.html23.html24.html25.html26.html27.html28.html29.html30.html31.html32.html33.html34.html35.html36.html37.html38.html39.html40.html41.html42.html43.html