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... Angie bought. Max finds it hilarious. We read it over and over. It is a book about a Hodja which means teacher in Turkish. It seems he is also an Imam. The book is made up of little vignettes about his escapades. One that Max especially likes is about the day that Hodja's neighbors asked him what the noise was all about the night before. The Hodja told them that his cloak fell down the stairs and they said that a cloak could not make that much ...
Yesterday we arrived on board the Nautica at noon, with a warm welcome from Oceania staff, went to Terrace Grill for a hearty lunch then proceeded to our cabin to unpack. We were to sail at 1700. Due to bad weather conditions at our first port of call Mitilini Lesbos we would have been unable to tender in safety so we were rerouted to sail today at 1400 to our next port of call Kusadasi . Sorry to miss Lesbos as it was our only Greek port. The problem with being forced to overnight in ...
... br> this cost can be shared by a group . It was amazing to see the great
clouds of smoke being blown at other tables so I did my best to match
this. This is probably the first time in my life that I drew tobacco
smoke into my lungs – exhale to empty the lungs, suck in as much
smoke as possible, and then blow it out. The accompanying video gives
you an idea of how this works.
According to Rick Steves' book “Because
the fruit ...
... br> before you shower down and head back to your private room to lay down and get
changed… Awesome. I also opted for the straight blade shave…. I walked out of that
Hamam a new man…. J
Only in Turkey is there more money in urine than there is in transport! You can travel on the Metro or Tram for over an hour for 2 Lira (AUD$1), but to
urinate, costs you 1 Lira!!! Classic!!!
I was introduced to the way they ...
... Horn River. We took the tram over the river and could see the tower from the bridge. Finding the tower would prove to be another challenge. We took a circuitous route (also known as the scenic route through the apparent hardware district) up some cute, steep alleys that, with one wrong step, would probably have ended badly. The amount of stairs was impressive. Right when we considered giving up ...