Grand Ontur Hotel Iskenderun
Travel Blogs from Iskenderun
... from an obscure area of the bus station as opposed to the area where all the buses arrive and depart. I waited and waited for my bus which had of course already departed from a different area and when I noticed in the distance a bus zooming down the road with the logo of the bus company I went back to the ticket counter to enquire. There's nothing worse than yelling at someone when you know you're not being understood. However, I think he understood my hand ...
... 100SL and happily hand it over to him.
Into Turkey and after weeks of kindness and helpfulness I catch two immigration officers on a bad day.
"Go to the other office" she mutters to me.
"OK". I go.
"Turkiye?" I'm asked.
"Do I look bleedin' Turkish?" I think but politely say "No".
I'm sent back to the first office. Grudgingly she processes me and sends me to a third office. I hand in my documents after waiting for no good reason. ...
... minute we spended it in turkey
we arrive Iskenderun there are very few people spoke arbic there ... just some young men who were working in arbic country for few years
the city is huge ... with a wendy weather .... we spended the night in the ...
... br> 22 Oct
At 9am I went back to Defne Prenses and my room wasnt ready yet. The manager promısed me he wıll gıve me a good room but later on when I came back ın the afternoon ıt wasnt that fantastıc. It had a good vıew though and a balcony, whıch from what I can tell every room had the same thıng. The balcony was useful though as I could hang my clothes and they dry very easıly ın the hot sun.
... left us with one seat short. Then just as we were about to squash into the car, the driver makes us an "offer" to bring a kilo of "tea" per person across into Turkey. We looked at each other and quickly and adamantly said no to the request. So to all you international anti-drug enforcement agencies out there...you might want to check a little smuggling route from Aleppo ...