Grand Hotel Kilikya Palace
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... come here, I've discovered another ruin". Walked on another little way and discovered we had come through the back door bob, and seen only the necropolis...graveyard ...duhhh....and now we were at the proper site, complete with....russkis having beers at the entrance, and slushy machine.....yay!! Was actually a great way to approach it in hindsight, and the site itself was like a mini version of a roman city, as most of the existing ruins dated from Byzantine ...
Am going to have to do a couple of food entries.... The kids are eating the most mind blowing variety of things...Kara even ate a fish eyeball!! Note to self, need to take more care with variety of foods for dinner, make them look more attractive, and set the table properly...Not really rocket science is it!! Starting our walk tomorrow on the Lycian Way down near Antalya on the Mediterranean coast, so might be a while between ...
... is taking its’ toll!
Sunday, September 15, 2013
Today marks the halfway point of our trp. We’ve already done and seen so much! We met Kelly and Ralph in the garden/pool area and explored the grounds a bit. This is a gorgeous hotel, on the waterfront with a marina attached. The boats in this harbour are HUGE – the biggest we’ve seen yet is about 300’, no lie. There are multiple pools and sitting areas, ...
... our guide.
I certainly won't do it justice here, but let me show you a few of the highlights...
Inside the city walls there was a theater and you can see from this photo that there were at one time statues on the plinths on this wall.
Many of these statues are now in the Antalya Archaeological Museum. Imagine this statue and many ...
... and the decor is so up my alley!! Here's what door numbers looked like. Pretty cool.
A shot of our room (with a lovely working door handle in the toilet).
Downstairs there is an area to freely use computers, a 50 foot tall 4-sided book shelf, and outside a double Olympic length pool. Ahhh...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center