1. How long has the business been operating and how did it start?
It has been operating for 3 years. M21166 is an independent, fully licensed, UK based tour operator. It has founded by world's traveller Ali Keskin and his friends.
2. What is your company's mission?
M21166 is a business with ambitions to change tourism for the long-term benefit of local people, tourists, the environment and the tourism industry in Turkey.
3. What does your company specialize in?
We specialise in authentic Turkey holidays, escorted Turkey tours, Gulet Cruises. From small family owned boutique hotels to luxury farm stays, from escorted tours to city breaks, beach holidays to family activities and from group tours, to luxury travel and private gulet cruises we have a range of offers to suit all budgets and tastes.
4. Who is the founder or owner of the company and briefly describe his/her past activities?
The founder of the company is Ali Keskin who lives in UK. He worked as a tour guide in Turkey. Then he came to London and studied Communication, Cultural Studies and Politics. He became a journalist and worked as an editor of a bilingual newspaper in UK for 10 years. Then he established his own Travel Company called M21166.
5. What is your most popular travel package and why?
Tour of Turkey. One of our most popular tours, this will appeal to the seasoned traveler and the history buff alike since it includes all the must-see attractions of Turkey. Visits: Istanbul - Bolu - Ankara - Cappadocia - Konya - Antalya - Aspendos - Perge - Sagalassos - Pamukkale - Aphrodisias - Ephesus - Sardis - Pergamum - Assos - Troy - Canakkale - Gallipolli.
6. What is the best compliment you received from a client?
I am reborn. This was simply the best holiday I have ever been on.