Fame Residence Lara
Travel Blogs from Antalya
Today was the national election for President of Turkey. Voting was really important to our guide, Rudi. He was passionate about voting for the opposition candidate. Unfortunately, there is no such thing as an absentee ballot in Turkey. We were only 2 hours from his home town and there were things to do in-between. So we decided that it made sense to go with him to the voting location and then visit some ruins and ...
... our meal,steak,green beans,cauliflower,mushrooms and lovely potatoes followed by rice pudding,lovely! Most of bike now packed and ready to roll. We went to the paradise for our last evening meal and Jimmy came and sat with us for a while bringing with him a couple of Jamisons,it was very nice and we feel sad about going,but the time is right for Pastures new. ...
... off we go tomorrow (can't wait to get back on the bike) to Fethiye to meet up with a former work colleague of Brian's Eric and his wife and friends, also, hopefully 2 Korean girls we met up with in Cappadocia. Our 2 weeks at the Sato Hotel have been wonderful, we met Boran, Zeynep and Batuhan last year when we stayed over for 3 nights and definitely wanted to come again this year. We will be very sad to leave them ...
Another 5 hours of driving brought us to the Turkish coast and the city of Anatolya. We had to go over the Taurus Mountain range, which looks surprisingly similar to heading to Squaw - lots of rocks and fir trees. The only difference was that every now and then we would see tents with herders and their goats. Other than that, the highway was quite well built and maintained.
Anatolya is a tourist city ...
... were so good we made better time than we thought and we were in Side for 4 -30 pm,310 miles in 6 hours. When we arrived at the town outskirts,we came to a road block with Police manning it. We were waved to a Stop and basically told we could not go any further, "Leave the bike and walk to the hotel." I think,"I do not understand." Is needed here. Switching the engine off,and causing instant gridlock,is ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center