Travel Blogs from Alanya
... buying a bracelette today. It is a garish fake ruby fake bronze thing. It is heavy and smells like sweaty metal. I picked it up and showed it to the store owner. Me: How much? ShopGuy (SG): 20 Me: 10 SG: 15? Me:5 SG:7 Me:6 SG: Okay... SG Grumbling.......you come back here I kill you (he said it with a perfect american accent so I suspect he heard this line somewhere) Me: Fair enough. You come to America I kill you We laught we hugged...l've never had a death threat ...
... yes you go pointing other pointing to go through the corrall with everyone else... ok?? we are jammed in with people pushing in front pushing in the back kaos everywhere people cutting and us getting frustrated. at one point I ehar Sinisa going NO what are you doing I look over some lady is using her child to cut through well thats it the two of us are so sick of being in this country, confused, grouchy and we are NOT having it we ...
... she informs us they will pick us up at 5 am tomorrow morning… 5??
Wow! Ok whatever… for the rest of the day we just hung around tried to figure
things out like why the pool bar closes when it is lunch time. At lunch it’s a madhouse in there like no one
has ever eaten befor everyone is pushing and cutting each other people are
almost fighting over the deserts I have never seen anything like it and ...
After a 7 hour bus journey, I arrived and met up with Tim. I was staying at Club Nena, but the Tennis and players were at the Ali Bey next door, and once I'd negotiated the security I spent most of my time at Ali Bay with Tim and the Irish team, returning to Nena to sleep..
It was good fun, and in the middle of the week I decided that I didn't feel like slow-travelling back to London, so took a flight to Zurich, train to Dijon and was back in Marcilly on 16th.
... havencentrum en de burcht zijn intakt.
Die Türkische Riviera
Wir haben die Küste erreicht zwischen Manavgat und Alanya. Nach sehr langem Suchen haben wir einen schönen Platz direkt am Meer gefunden. Heute haben wir in Alanya den Alten Stadtkern besucht, die Burcht, den Alten Turm und die alte Hafen- und Werftanlage. Danach Camping und schwimmen im Meer.
La Riviera Turque
C'est un autre monde, il y a 25 ans et aujourd'hui. ...