Travel Blogs from Ayvalik
Ayvacik is a town on the Agean Sea which is between the coast of Turkey and Greece.
Today we were lucky enough to arrive on market day where the locals buy their fresh produce for the week. The fruit and vegetable were fresh and cheap with a kilo of cherries being only $2. Our guide Elif showed us around and gathered the ingredients for the ...
Today's port visit was cancelled to high winds and high seas. This was to be a tender port, 2 metre waves, gale force winds and old americans don't mix, so it was a bonus sea day. the crew quickly organised extra activities to keep this small town happy. We kept ourselves busy in the thermal spa, resting and reading. Robert enjoyed watching the relays of ...
... were secretly pleased we had skipped dinner the night before. spent the day relaxing in the shade, catching up on our blog, and wandering the back streets of Ayvalik. Dinner at the neighbouring restaurant was delightful, fish of course (being a friday), and a selection of meze (traditional turkish dishes). Enjoyed meeting and talking with the local fishermen, tried a sample of fresh cooked mussels, Ken not so keen on the spicy addition to the mussels but Tim and I loved it.
Picked Bob and Janice up this morning, got the van storted and we were off, well, when you have Bob driving after a 11 hour flight, Lyall doing the navigation with ipad, Vaughan in the back offering advice plus road works you can just imagine what it was like, yes we went off the radar a couple of times but we were ...
A 6 am start and motored until the eastern end of Kos when a 16 knot northerly came up so tacked out the channel between Kos and Bodrum and up the western Bodrum peninsula to the charming little Turkish settlement of Gumusluk. A good shake down for KV. Unfortunately Bruce’s knot tying skills did not pass muster and one of the lines holding the lazy bag (the bag along the boom ...
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Other places to stay in Ayvalik
Merkez Sarimsakli, Ayvalik | 4 star hotelfrom $111
Tlalpan Sur/South, Ayvalik | 4 star hotelfrom $102
Seytan Sofrasi Yolu, Ayvalik | 4 star hotelfrom $87
Kahramanlar Mah. , Ayvalik | 3 star hotelfrom $53
Sarimsakli Mevkii 10425, Ayvalik | 3 star hotelfrom $73
Kahramanlar Mah. Hulya Avsar Bulv. No:56, Ayvalik | Hotelfrom $59
AtatÃ¼rk BulvarÄ± No 120, Ayvalik | 3 star hotelfrom $109