Best Western Hotel Konak
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... It was really beautiful up there and a lovely sunny day. I must admit it was a little scary up there so I'm glad we were with two other people! After this we went to Konak square and saw the clock tower before heading back to the ship. We were glad to be back as they were having a protest in Izmir an hour from the port and we wanted to avoid it. It was super loud and the people seemed very enthusiastic. I have no idea what it was about because ************e spoke ...
... the airport, we saw shuttlebussed lined up to take people to Cesme, but we had decided, against better judgement (and friends' recommendations), that we would like to see two places instead of one, so we would have a night in Izmir proper before heading to Cesme. Dumb idea after all. it took much more effort to get to Izmir than it did to get to Censme and, like Istanbul, it's a big city with lots of traffic. We thought we were headed to South Beach, but ended up ...
... silk worms to weaving BY HAND and the symbolism in many of the patterns. Then we were shown about 50 different rugs, all laid out on the floor and we had to take our shoes off and walk on them all. Then, no pressure (joke, joke) we had the opportunity to purchase. The cheapest was about $1500 and most between $5000 and $50000! No sales from cheapskate Aussie Salvo Officers. After leaving here empty handed, out hotel was very welcome after about 20 minute drive. ...
... warned us of the hot sun. We try to be prepared with hats and water, but I'm sweating just getting off of the bus. We're dropped off at the top of the excavation site, which slopes down toward where the port once was. Our bus will meet us at the parking lot at the bottom.
It seems crowded with tourists, but Mustafa says it can be much worse. We spend the next two hours or so walking over ancient mosaic sidewalks, posing in front of ruined pillars and statues, dodging ...
... potential. The creaky European Union's average age woud plummet with Turkey's inclusion and surge from this country's demographic electricity. It is a fun place to visit, as I have tried to convey in this blog.
The Old World/New World fulcrum teeters here visually. Everyone, every single person of any age, has an iPhone and uses it everywhere. The youth have the mini-iPad and use it everywhere. But you still take a paper ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services