Hotel Golden Sun
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Antalya is the tourist capital of Turkey with a population of approximately 1.3 million people in the winter which blows out to about 7 millions in the summer. This seaside city is on the mediterranean coast with many bars and restaurants overlooking the water. We stayed at the Argos Hotel and were lucky enough to get a poolside room. For lunch we snacked in a cafe down umbrella lane ...
It was a slow day today. Rhonda headed over to the archeological museum and I took it easy. Did some wandering around the cobbled backstreets and found a few trinkets to buy. And lots of good photo opportunities. When she returned we did more wandering. Found some tiles we will have framed for our TV/travel room. Rhonda got sucked into getting her shoes shined, quickly followed by me! Had a relaxing drink ...
... PM, so we had to go to dinner early enough to make sure we were done by then. Mert took us to a kebab place, which was fun. We had to sit upstairs, as they were preparing the downstairs tables for the rush of Turks who would be arriving as soon as the fast was over. They brought us triangular shaped bread like a lavash, with plates of spicy grilled onions, cold onions with some spice on it, ...
... camp, which would be the end destination for the days rafting (12 km stretch of river). After grabbing our paddles and life jackets, and a pair of shoes which cost extra as they would not allow our thongs, we set of to begin rafting.
The water was very cold, which was perfect because the days temperature was forecast for 37 degrees Celsius and it felt like it too. The first stint on the raft lasted about 2 minutes before we ...
... else, but it performed without issues, they were friendly and helpful and gave my deposit back so I can say they're recommended.
Route planning and navigation
Route planning merely consisted of trying to take myself through ...
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- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking