Club Prestige International Holiday Resort & Aqua Hotel
Travel Blogs from Kusadasi
... so many different people from our ship. Most of the students are pretty amazing, we love being around them!
Cappadocia is not a city as I had thought, but rather a region, which means “Land of the Well-Bred Horses” – the name dates back to the 6th C. BC – probably Persian, and is a World Heritage Site. Cappadocia is mentioned in Acts 2:9 of the Bible, in which it is named as one of the groups ...
... has been reconstructed but the original foundation is visible. Very moving to see. We were blessed with another beautiful day...strong breezes right off the sea and a high in the low 80's....with low humidity.
The remnants of Ephesus are only about 25% unearthed now but what you can see is mind-boggling. This city was built over 3,000 years ago, with indoor plumbing, central heating & a sewer system!! But the thing I found ...
Hadrian's Temple : Built to honor Emperor Hadrian who came to visit Ephesus from Athens in 128 AD. Features four Corinthian columns with leafy capitals and a curved arch. The reliefs over the lintels depict the myth of Ephesus' creation (Androklos shooting a boar, Dionysus in ceremonial procession and the Amazons). This temple is one of the highlights of the site.
Public Toilets : The facilities, complete with plumbing systems.
... 8217;ve seen in Greece, probably because Samos is not as touristy as the others we’ve been to. We got dropped off at the port where our Kusadasi boat departed from and just sat in a restaurant which had free wi-fi for the 4 hour wait. We didn’t feel like looking around and had seen some of the island on the taxi ride. I thought there would be a ticket office at the port like at Santorini but there wasn’t and a tourist agent told me to go ...
... also really beautiful, and was the best-preserved building there. There were
also ancient Roman baths and communal toilets, which were basically stone
benches with holes to sit on, spaced about a foot apart from one another and a
complex sewage system running underneath. After Ephesus, we went back to our
hotel in Kusadasi and had free time. Some people went to the beach or walked
around town but I decided to stay at the hotel with some of my friends and