Hotel First Class
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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Caught a 'big' bus with another driver who talked and argued with someone on his mobile phone while driving!
Drove through heavily wooded hills of pine trees and then olive groves. Some of the trees had huge plastic sheets under them and the trees were being beaten with sticks to make the olives drop.
A two and a half hour trip to Aydin and then a mini bus or dolmus that crept ...
... it was obvious that Turkey was "doing well" ... economically.
On our way to the Virgin Mary’s house, we made a short detour in the town of Selcuk to view the un-execavated remains of an ancient Roman bath house….just one of many ancient ruins in this area that has not been developed. As we approached the Virgin Mary’s site, our guide explained the history for us indicating that Jesus had asked the Apostle John to look after ...
... library of Celsus, built in 125AD that housed 12,000 important manuscripts. The picture of this library is the one commonly seen when people refer to Esphesus. The Roman theater here could hold 25,000 people and is thought to have been the largest outdoor theater in the ancient world. The Temple of Hadrian was another important building.
We also quickly toured the restoration underway of what are called "Terrace homes", homes occupied by rich ...
... of all, we have the traffic light system - it counts down, so you are sitting in front of a red light and it is counting down from about 78 seconds. Guess what happens when it gets to about 8 seconds to go! We have seen cars 50 metres up the road before the lights have changed to green....the Turks believe that this is a countdown to a race...one that they must win at any cost!
Guess what happens when they are approaching a green ...
... Fanta? It came with the hotel, and was served by a very kind older man in a chef outfit. The Turks really like their uniforms. There was even a man in a chef uniform on our PLANE coming into Izmir. Breakfast has also been our only meal today... more on that later down ;)
2. We wandered the streets of Izmir, finding ourselves on back streets filled with tiny shops, little children, who really enjoyed saying "Hello" in English to us, and older women with ...