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We elected to head back to Turkey for one last look at the beautiful coast there before ending our trip in Bodrum. Captain Guner selected Orak, which is a small island just off the coast that he says is very popular in summertime. There were still several boats there that came and went during the 24 hours that we were there, plus there was an ice-cream boat that came along and sold ...
... the feeling, and thankfully if anyone understands the frustration of not being able to exercise, it's them. So I felt better, even though I also felt like a whiner.
We headed to the marina to dock for the next two nights. Kos is a lively island with lots of activity, and the adults decided to head to town after dinner on the boat. We found a cute bar, enjoyed some cocktails and great conversation. It was nice to have grown-up ...
... it means sunrise. Before we went to Gundogan we went to the front to watch one of the huge motor boats come in for fuel. All the staff were wearing the same shorts, tops and even trainers..... They did a brilliant job of reversing the boat to the quay, then 2 fuel tankers arrived, we spoke to one of the men dealing with the boat he said they were putting in 70tons of fuel but it holds approx. 240 tons which works out to about 7200000 litres imagine what that cost. But ...
... got there we took the dingy the the dock and went ashore. The very first thing that I saw was a bunch of broken down pillars. They were all jumbled up together so I thought that they must not be in there original places of else the ancient greeks would not have been able to walk very far. At the end of our self-guided tour we found the amphitheater where my sister and Alice put on a show that I did not pay attention to. The yacht is ...
... that time.
We began a walk through the Hagia Sofia where many Sultans and their families are buried. The buildings are beautifully decorated inside with tiles, usually in geometric designs. Elegant arches reach the ceilings & lattice windows were open, bringing in a welcome breeze.
The food is spectacular & the Imam Biyaldi (the Priest swooned) was superb for lunch. Later we sat outside the Sultan Ahmet Mosque listening to the call of the Muezzin. ...