Aphrodite Beach Hotel
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- Minbar in room
- Outdoor pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Multilingual staff
- Kids pool
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We had a brief day visit to the Island of Lesbos. Sadly for Russ and I it was a day of preparation for an evening presentation on the Turkish wars after WW1. This island played a significant role in that era and was where many Turkish Greek people were expelled after the Greeks failed in their attempt to invade Turkey and capture Ankara. Carm and Michelle went on a day tour and joined us for dinner and the ...
DAY 42 – April 23, 2015
Cruising The Bosporus
Cruising The Dardanelles
The Dardanelles were closed today from 8am to 8pm to coincide with the celebrations and memorials surrounding the 100th anniversary of the ANZAC landings.
There were navy ships from Australia, Britain and Turkey plus a number of cruise ...
... them - makes the cruise so much nicer. Better change for dinner. Which was very good, as usual. Small gripes, like our waiter seems rushed off his feet and is too hurried to offer banter or even a smile, but the wine waiters and sommelier, the maître d are all lovely. The food is very well presented, mostly excellent, and although the courses are small, you leave full and satisfied. Tonight's entertainment concert consists of a ...
Mytilini has a weird demographic, with some groups over-represented, and some missing.
It's full of young people who ride motor bikes and scooters illegally, at high speed, wearing no helmets, up and down narrow cobbled streets. Some are clearly under- age for any sort of permit, as young as ten or eleven, yet there is no police action taken, nor can any police be seen. It's extremely noisy, and tricky to cross while dodging ...
... by local bus, a memorable experience which brought together terror and hilarity. When we saw that our driver had just the one effective hand - the other being broken, and in plaster - we weren't worried at first. That was partly because when we boarded, the man who was pulling out the wiring, trying to fix the horn, seemed harmless enough, just a rough-house mechanic, who'd be left at the bus station. It was when the same ...