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Hosap Castle was built between 800 and 600 BC by a Urartu king and was later rebuilt by the Kurdish king. The Kurdish king had small principality and he was working for the Romans guarding the Southeast portion of the Roman Empire protecting it from attack by the Persians. It is large castle. It was quite a climb to get to the top. At portions of …
We are circumnavigating Lake Van from West to East along the South shore. Van lies cross the lake from Tatvan the East coast. Our first destination was the Church of the Holy Cross which is situated approximately half way to Van. It was built on an island on Lake Van in 918 by an Armenian King of the lower Armenian kingdom. It is the oldest of the …
We have breakfast in the pink dining room of the Cevizlibag Otel and are away by 9am.
Having failed miserably to pay the speeding fines at the Post Office yesterday, our first stop is at the town bank where Charly and Karl-Heinz waste an hour in a second futile attempt to pay the speeding tickets they picked up a few days ago. Being a good boy I have no fine to pay unlike my criminal riding companions.
Another day of mixed weather and mixed fortunes for the group. I was woken at 4 by the load speakers calling the faithful to pray but snuggled back into my sleeping bag and got up at 6. The root today was varied from isolated motorways to congested cities and the cold wet weather continues to follow us. We arrive at our hotel about 4ish and after a shower and a beer heard
News that two rides had been involved in incidents on route. Thankfully both are OK. The first ...
After my eventful evening the night before, I had hoped for a long and quiet lie in. That was not to be, because at 4.45am I was awoken by a herd of wheely cases and general shouting of Japanese tourists. They had decided that they were the only people on the planet at that moment and so who cared how much noise they made and I must have been exhausted because I didn’t alight from my bed to remonstrate with them, though given their number I might have been in ...