Hotel Baia Lara
Travel Blogs from Antalya
Am going to have to do a couple of food entries.... The kids are eating the most mind blowing variety of things...Kara even ate a fish eyeball!! Note to self, need to take more care with variety of foods for dinner, make them look more attractive, and set the table properly...Not really rocket science is it!! Starting our walk tomorrow on the Lycian Way down near Antalya on the Mediterranean coast, so might be a while between ...
... kept saying “No problem, no problem” which was really his answer for everything. He made a salad out of the peppers, cucumbers, tomatoes and onions, and he offered us olives that he grew himself. Ralph and Jim went swimming but said there were lots of cold spots, so Kelly and I opted to stay on the boat.
I thought I had seen the most turquoise water ever back in Knidos, but this water was even more turquoisy; almost milk-like. The ...
... is remarkable today, in fact until very recently (like this year or last) it hosted the annual Aspendos Opera and Ballet Festival.
Aspendos, the town, was an important trading city but it is the amphitheater that draws us.
Here is the entrance to the amphitheater
Within the amphitheater, you have the wall or stage area that the audience ...
... was very good and the Mediterranean weather with its warm breeze is wonderful. There was live music, a man and a woman singing, and they sang two of my favorite songs back to back: ABBA's "I have a dream" and Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah". The Cohen song just seems especially significant in this setting.
... proven to have very different terrine since we are driving through the mountains and then down to the coast. The weather is much cooler and you feel like you more in Germany or Switzerland than heading to the Mediterranean. I am not sure if we will get wifi on the boat so we may have to wait to post all the pictures and updates from that part of the ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking