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We started our day with an amazing Turkish breakfast at our hotel. There were meats, cheeses, fruit, yogurt, olives, cherries, cucumbers, tomatoes, bread and jam. Wayne was in heaven and sampled everything...
We booked a tour of the old city to get an overview of the history and our tour guide Omar was great. He was very knowledgable about …
We were soooo tired going into our red eye flight last night. After our dinner was served we both crashed. Our flight attendants served us red wine with our dinner and gave us what Tom Stockbridge likes to call the "Stockbridge Pour" The glasses were huge and filled to the brim...then we had another glass...and I also had a Benedryl. I woke up in …
... by both the quantity of goods for sale and the price (expensive) that is being charged for many items. Shops are full of merchandise and there are many, many shops. There is not a lot of variety in what is for sale. Some of the products, particularly clothing, appear to be recycled from year to year. Store hours in the tourist hours are very long.
Rhodes is a cat haven. Everywhere you turn there are cats. Most appear well fed ...
... and diners and pedestrians. We are on the bottom level. I really should have seen it coming. "Let's pop into this place and sit a while." OK, I'm thinking a nice drink looking at the view. Next thing I know there is a menu in front of me and we are eating. Sitting and eating. At a FISH restaurant, no less. Really, really fell right into that one. I know how strange I am. But I really hate sitting and eating. ...
... to the lady at the ticket counter, "So is the harem cool or just some ruins? I mean is it worth it?" Harem tickets were an extra 15 lira. Oh bro. Will you ever win? Let me tell you - and the bro- it was totally worth it! The harem was where the sultan and his super powerful sultan's mom lived, along with all the fancy ladies, eunuchs (imported from Africa!), wives, and princes. The mom, called the Valide Sultan made many of the ...