Gunes House Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Tennis Court
- Minbar in room
- Airport Transportation
- Shuttle bus service
- Breakfast Available
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... tram into town but had another longish walk to find a stop & work out how to get on. They use a jeton or token system which lets you on to the tram stop & there are machines to buy the jetons but although they take coins & notes they are very fussy re the coins, rejecting a few of ours. We caught the tram & it went down to the local ferry terminal before we all had to leave it & catch the next one. This was repeated ...
... by using a hand. All aboard and we are given a safety briefing. 'When I say landing positions, I want you to crouch down in the basket and hold onto the handle.' That was the extent of it.
Finally about 5.40am with the balloon basket tethered to a 4x4 truck, the balloon was ready to fly, she was gently released with tension being released of the tethering ropes.
We moved gracefully and smoothly until of course ...
... driving 600km from the southern coast. The road was amazing, double laned all the way, except some hairy intersections and a few road works. We had planned to go half way to Konya however being more confident that the road was good, we thought that would give us a relaxing bonus day at Cappadocia.
The first 300km from the coast were over mountains and we got to 1700m at the highest ...
... for us on this night though was unlimited booze in the admission price. I had a few Efes Pilsener Draughts with Raki chasers. Raki is the Turkish version of Ouzo, and goes cloudy when water is added. Jen had a local red wine called “Mystik” which was acceptable.
Yasha came over to us about 30 minutes in and told us to watch the ceiling…Suddenly, as if descended from the heavens, a cage dropped down with a belly dancer inside. The night took a turn for the better ...
We were also shown round a pottery workshop, saw a pot being thrown and painters painting plates by hand in traditional patterns. This time we weren't given the hard sell, which was good, but we still didn't buy anything because even ...