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... wine and a puppy with a taste for shoes. Mine now have interesting prickly soles. Dave's were destroyed. I was stupid (blame the burnt toffee toned wine) and though the fenced property and a night guard 10m from our van made it OK to leave shoes under the steps. Wrong! Lesson learnt. The owner showed his sympathy by giving me a 20% discount.
Finding the cable car was an interesting quest. We went through the old town and ...
Another early breakfast after a good nights sleep, a few people look a bit worse for wear after yesterday. Breakfast at 7am and coach departs about 8.15. About a 2 hour trip along the old coast road rather than motorway, giving us some fantastic views of the Aegean coastline. Arriving in Izmir we ...
... sure that before I left, I was fully healed of every disease I did not have.
Another bus trip awaited us, so we caught a dolmuş back to the Otogar and climbed onto a bus heading a couple hours south to Izmir. As we drove, we had the pleasure of meeting David. He was a Hungarian archaeologist working in Ephesus on a week vacation in the middle of his project. He spoke English fluently, so we kept up a lively conversation all the way to Izmir. ...
... eateries, although lots of shop would ‘clean’ the sidewalk or promenade outside their shops with a hose. This makes some sense and is a fairly common practice in ethnic neighbourhoods in Toronto. Having just been in Africa (and other places), where water is such a scarce resource, it seemed like an excessive indulgence.
After another bus ride we arrived in Avylik (pr. Eh-veh-lick) finding the tourist cartel catering mostly to Turks while ...
... At the top of the Acropolis was a temple dedicated to Athena and the area that was once used by the government and societal elites. At one time this area had a library containing over 200,000 books, 2nd only to the library in Alexandria. The funds donated to build the entire city were given by one of Alexander the Great's generals.
After the only tour group in the area left I once again pretty much had this entire place to myself as well. ...
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