Travel Blogs from Alanya
As at my actual visa in Kazakhstan, I need to go out every 30 days and return (next time in Germany, I need to change that visa type).
As Aktobe airport is limited of direct flights abroad (in summertime only some charter flights to Antalya and 3 liners a week to Moscow), my choice was ...
The whole stretch from Silifke to well past Antalya is revolting high rise. Mind you some of them are unbelievable; so kitsch that they are interesting. We thought that maybe someone had started a completion to see who could design the ugliest building!
On the good side. There ...
Alanya Took on new passengers last night in Cyprus. The drill wasn't as successful this time, most of my passengers were so rude. I lost my name badge somewhere out on deck during the drill too! Hopefully I can get one with my real name on it this time. Opened for a few hours on the evening and just about made it back to crew bar for one drink. Found it really hard to get up when my alarm when off this morning, after almost a week of getting up ...
... the shops from 10:30 to 11:30. Meaning we were in the crew bar by 12, and didn't leave till it closes at 2. Crew bar is my favourite part of the ship! It's a dark little room with loud music, lots of comfy chairs and a tiny dance floor. It's sort of like a cross between an underage club and a backstreet strip bar! But it's home and I love it. It's only down the corridor from our cabin too, so only a 20 second walk and I can ...
... and calm throughout the process. Finally they soaped up your head/hair and rinsed you off with clean water and you showered for a final time and they wrapped a fresh new larger towel around you.
The next stage was the facial where they applied mud to your face with a small paint brush and you sat in the waiting area while it dried. They gave you a glass of turkish tea to drink while waiting - it was very good tea.
Next, you washed off the mud facial in ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center