Halic Park Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Ayvalik
... so we are a captive audience for his lectures. Some are really excellent some are a little over the top some of our companions are taking notes!!! He was worth his weight in gold at Troy though, which was just great though the 'real' wooden horse is a bit much.
We also had today what Trafalgar call a 'be-my-guest' lunch in a hill top village - home made food in the home. It ...
It's cold this morning only 15 degrees! The heater will soon warm us up!
We are heading for an interesting town on the coast, Ayvalik, behind the sea front there is an old Greek fishing village. During the the 'War of Independsnce' in the 1920's, the Greek population were forced to abandon their homes and relocate to Levos, whilst in turn the Turks from that island were compelled to start new lives in Ayvalik.
The journey there passed through some lovely scenery, ...
... on the outer edge of the Acropolis as well. Behind the Trajaneum, the Eastern Palace foundations were interesting to explore, and the view from the northeastern foundations was absolutely stunning. I soaked in the view for a solid fifteen minutes reading through the letter in Revelation to the church in Pergamum with the powerful mountain wind blasting through.
A short taxi drive brought us to the entrance of the Asklepion of Pergamum, the world's ...
... were more romantic than dodgy. We knocked on a few Pansyion doors with no response (it was nearly 8:30pm at this point) to no avail - perhaps they were closed or full. We found our place shortly and the pleasant welcome from our host couple fueled the affection blooming in us for this experience, in this place, in this country.
On the way up, in a clean though dimly lit alley just off the main drag, we’d seen an intriguing restaurant. ...
... at the dock around 6:30 I noticed there was not a lot of activity and it appeared to be closed even though the ferry was supposed to leave at 7am. I loitered for a few minutes and finally asked the only person I could find that spoke English where the ferry was departing from. He replied that I was at the wrong place and that the correct location was over 3 km away! Panicking I began to look around for a taxi, which of course there were none to be ...