The trees are bedecked in Bodrum; with fruit by day and lights in the evening.
The Carol Service from King's College Cambridge is on the TV, 'Oh Come All Ye Faithful' is blasting out.
The turkey is submerged in spiced, honeyed brine ala Nigella.
A be-cloved onion is floating in a saucepan of milk,
and the world's most expensive pork sausages have been wrapped in a king's ransom worth of bacon.
There may be no church spire visible in the above photos but BacktoBodrum is ready for Christmas.
Season's Greeting to one and all