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- Continental Breakfast
- Minbar in room
- High-speed internet in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
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... bag and tried to pass the backpacks tied me by ratchet, obvious that curled up. The ratchet caught and wouldn't even forward or back and the guy came to help me unscrew. I was having a breakdown, sweated to the strum of the foot, involuntary tears streaming down my face. And I finally did, throwing out the bags on the floor and finally went into the toilet (oh, the same of some countries in Africa, in Turkish called Alaturka). Well, as every horror story, everything works out in ...
... a very happy scene.
This part of the tour has been intellectually challenging and some of the living standards have left me wondering what is going on in this part of Turkey. How can someone who is a professional musician live in such conditions? If there is so little money in music, could he not find other work to supplement the income? Or has he chosen only to make music, ignoring his surroundings?
I need a good sleep.
... certain. The location of Mary's house was indicated to a nun named Ana Catherine Emiriç in a dream. She had it written down in a book, which publicized the location. It is holy in both Christianity and Islam, since Jesus Christ (and, by extension, Mary) is important in both religions. The house is stationed near a fertile ...
... of tourists and pilgrims alike. It was a crazy place - full of people and energy, and yet strangely peaceful. No conversion happening for this tourist - but a nice time was had by all.
Herded back on the bus we made our way to the Carpetarium...a local carpet weaving selling factory. We got to see everything from silkworms to the ladies weaving and dying. Fascinating stuff - not that I would EVER take up weaving - they get to sit ...
... goes into these rugs is mind blowing. Watching how the silk is gathered from the silkworm cocoons is also very interesting you wonder how somebody actually thought of this process. From here we went to a traditional Turkish pancake house or lunch very nice. The onto the house of Virgin Mary what a beautiful serene spot. Said a couple of prayers lit a candle for dad drank some holy water and left a message on the wishing wall. Back to our hotel early today for ...