Halic Park Hotel
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
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Travel Blogs from Ayvalik
... financial support. Seems like a great model, allowing women to work independently from home and have some social security plus they have a say in how things are run.
The carpets were absolutely gorgeous. The silk ones magically change colour in the light. Fortunately our present circumstances made it easy to admire the ladies dexterity and say "not today, thank you." My mother would have loved the craft and the products!
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, ...
... hospital. It was very neat to stop at the end and survey the site that continued to extend as we walked closer. Off to the right was the Roman theater, and to the left an entrance to the Tunnel sank into the ground. Trickling down the entrance steps was a small spring-fed waterline that supposedly possessed healing powers. On the other end of the Tunnel was a circular complex of healing rooms and further on a southern stoa (shaded areas intended for vendors). I ...
... 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. ...
... the ferry would be leaving in less than 25 minutes. With no other alternative decided to try to make it on foot. After 27 minutes I arrived at the correct terminal drenched in sweat and breathing so heavily all I could muster to the lady at the desk was "Bandirma"... "ferry"... "I am sorry, but the ferry has already left", she replied. Not a great way to start the day but I was able, at considerable extra expense, to reach my destination later that ...