Travel Blogs from Ozdere
... intonation and rhythmic accuracy, but all in all, it was a strong performance by all. The choir was especially supported by the solid and musical performances of the instrumentalists and soloists. Our program was cut short by a security staff member who eventually shooed us away, but as my colleague Hal Breitenberg pointed out “Eh, I’ve been kicked out of better places.”
... We were then approached by a man who we could instantly tell was not quite right in the head. He was also quite obviously a homosexual, not that the two had anything to do with each other. His name was Siobhan, he had bright pink nail polish on, and he was quite taken with Andrews hair. He also told us four times that Selcuk was where he lived, and that he was going home now. The proprietor yelled at him for a bit, ...
... furniture at the side of the road. They babbled away at me as I showed them their picture, but I have no idea what they were saying. They all laughed, and I’m sure the joke was at my expense!
Tonight Nick is cooking dinner for us here at Muses House, and tomorrow we head to Bodrum for the next part of our journey – 4 nights on a sailboat in the Aegean Sea. So far Turkey has been amazing, humbling, scenic and interesting. Can’t wait to see what’s ...
... and LOTS of wine. After exploring the village, we went to Kirkinca Restaurant serving Greek & Turkish food. It has postcard views from the restaurant's terraces overlooking the hillside and modern day terrace houses. We thoroughly enjoyed the view, listening to the water fountains and the way the crickets played liked a symphony with the Turkish background music, not to mention the delicious food. We must have stayed for 2 hours!
... so intricate and imposing, rising high above all the broken columns and door ways that framed the street, it gave an idea of the scale and grandeur once common to this place. I think this ruin complex was in many ways just as arresting as the Acropolis, perhaps more so. The detail in these building was easily unmatched in all the old broken marble I’ve seen so far and given I’m in Europe that’s truck load.
Other places to stay in Ozdere
Cumhuriyet Mahallesi Ãtealan Mevkii, Ozdere | 5 star hotelfrom $141
Goztepe Mevki, Ozdere | 4 star hotelfrom $183
Cumhuriyet Mah. Goksen Sok. 25, Ozdere | 3 star hotelfrom $80
CukuraltI Mahallesi, Ozdere | 5 star hotelfrom $241