Golden Gate Apart Hotel
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- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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... for a long time.
All done and now back on the street, now on our own to walk back to the ship by whatever time we had to be there...
On our way back, we decided to have an ice cream and there was a bag shop opposite and of course I saw a similar bag and I decided to go in and see how much.... Bad mistake...or perhaps a good one. By the time we came out I had a bag and Doug a wallet... I am still not convinced it is leather although ...
We had booked a private excursion with a group from the Cruise Critic forum so it was a nice small group of 11. The ship's excursions usually consist of at least 40 so 11 is a much easier number to move around the sites. Our guide was great and got us on the road pretty smartly before the big tour coaches left.
Our first stop was the Basilica of St John or John the Apostle in Ephesus. The timing couldn't have been better as there ...
... except for a few ancient ruins that protruded above the surface. It is believed that it became an extinct city due to the bay silting up, making it impossible for it to be a fishing village and economic centre of the times. In 1869 excavation by archaeologists commenced to once again bring to light the ancient city. This careful excavation has continued over the last 145 years, however at this stage only between 10 and 20% of the city has been ...
... to go to keep on their time schedule. We had made it about half way through the music in the concert when a security guard came up to our group and said "Forbidden!" at which point we stopped the concert and packed up quickly! Then not five minutes later a group of tourists from Asia began singing "How Great Thou Art" in their language, risking more trouble from the security guard. Luckily, they made it out safely! As we finished touring what was ...
... as a means to get to Greece and wanted the extra day there so will disembark earlier.
Cruise life is definitely interesting. The ship we are on is not huge and does not claim to be a 5 star cruise liner. My image of a cruise ship was very much The Love Boat with dinner at the captain's table which this is most definitely not. It is however a lot more than we had anticipated. There are several swimming pools (swimming in ...