dean LiveseyDean Livesley
 started his travels in Turkey back in 1988 and has since explored much of the country on foot, sea kayak and mountain bike. After giving up his naval career as a marine engineer he now resides in Kayaköy with his wife Ayşe and daughter Nilsu.

As well as managing an outdoor company he is author of several regional guide books including A Guide to Kayaköy. He joined the Carian Trail project three years ago and is the English co-author of the guidebook.