Side – whose name means “pomegranate” in ancient Anatolian – is a charming seaside resort town on the Turkish Mediterranean and an hour or so from Antalya International airport. Side, pronounced “sea day”, is one of the best-known classical sites in the country and blends the old with the new. sea food – with beautiful sea vistas. Side is a maze of winding, old streets with lots of indie boutiques and jewelry shops. There are two sandy beaches, ideal for sun lovers and water sport lovers alike, plus a vibrant nightlife.