Travel Blogs from Alsancak
I felt asleep before 630 last evening, and got up at 5 this morning. What a sound sleep! And an amazing new noon arose outside my window. The prayer sound made the context really turkish.
Our lunch was at a resort with a lake. There were no other customers but us, the participants at the conference. It cost 20 lira, so maybe too expensive …
After getting off the Havas bus at the downtown by the Hilton hotel, my asking-for-direction(AFD) journey began. I believe there must be at least 4 Turks who tried to help me find my hotel, ege palas, and the last one, an old man, was the kindest. He went up directly to me asking if I need help, and took me to the intersection. He invited me to his …
... 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 ...
... a lot of (half) intact buildings and some of the stone streets seemed to be in great condition. Once we saw most of the city we headed to the site of one of the 7 ancient wonders of the world. Its amazing that all that is left is one pillar. Its hard to picture the Temple of Artemis from that! After getting the "we were there photos" with the column we piled back into the van and headed to the airport. We had to get to Istanbul to celebrate Ankur's bday. ...
... questions and issues with the discussion, which carried over to the debriefing. Much of the discussion focused on the language barrier between all the different people in the room. Because the majority of the discussion was held in Arabic, a professor from Bethlehem University played a vital role in translating questions and answers during the open floor forum that was held at the NGO. Each ...
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