Travel Blogs from Alsancak
... We headed off for a walk on the marina and esplanade it is a beautiful spot, harbour full of sailing boats and a huge cruise liner the streets full of. People shops and restaurants. We made to the end of esplanade where kris and George and Clare and Vinnie were staying stopped. In and had a drink with them and ended up staying for dinner had a great night lots of laughs. Walk back to our motel to find David and Tina having a night cap so of course we joined ...
... mexican one. You can find a doner in every corner of the city, sometimes even two, and they are so good and so cheap! Turkish people also spend their life drinking çay, or turkish tea. For this they always use small and characteristical glasses with a curved narrow shape in the middle. And also turkish coffee, which is thicker and concentrated without milk. Both quite good! The last night, I took a night bus to Istanbul, the next and last stop in ...
After another long bus ride (we decided it would be our last for a while :) ) we got to the 3rd largest city of Turkey. Our hotel was beautiful and had an amazing spa in it. We especially enjoyed the hammam.
From Izmir, we traveled to Epehesus for the day which is a famous Roman ruin in Turkey. It was a worthwhile trip. We loved walking through the city, imagining ...
On Tuesday, we drove all the way from Troy to Izmir. We called Karen on Wednesday as we had previously decided and met with her that afternoon. We enjoyed hearing about the last 22 years of her time in Izmir (some we already knew, but needed to remember) and all the remarkable things that God has done through her and her church for the people here. Wonderful stories that could fill a very good book. We ate a dinner ...
... some faffing in the sun and an outrageous taxi quote I gave up and paid £4 for a 600 metre taxi ride. grr. The town is basically a beach and hotels nestling beneath some huge mountains. With a major parachuting route landing on the beach/ seafront. Its totally a tourist town and thus expensive by my standards. But its ok just a bit of a shock. It has wifi so I wander round town then blog till 11pm. And sleep well . ...
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