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TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Nilya Selcuk
Nilya Hotel was comfy and cosy and they offered you tea, coffee, mixed juice, peach juice or nectarine juice when you came back from there day out but there was no TV in the room the only TV they had was in the reception room where they served up a nice meal of Turkish Bagel, carrot and cucumber sticks, apple quarters, yoghurt and an oppitional egg.
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... the name, whatever it was, meant "ugly". He immediately renamed it Sirince meaning "cute" and the name has stuck. This place was one of only two in the world that was meant to survive the end of the world as predicted by the Mayan calendar in 2012 (?) and apparently thousands flocked here to be safe. False alarm! At Sirince we tried fruit wine tasting - some good some terrible - and had dinner before returning to our hotel about 10pm. ...
... of day so we headed to the rooftop armed with duty free for a few cocktails before a lovely dinner prepared by Dervis' mamma.
It consisted of chicken, rice, stuffed vine leaves, tzatziki dip, tomatoes, salad, baklava, stuffed eggplant, olives, and ...
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Saturday January 17, 2015
Selcuk, Turkey (SELL chook)
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We took a train to Selcuk from Fethiye just because we could. There is ...
... Roman homes. The houses are filled with mosaics, frescoes, courtyards, baths and terraced views above the city. One house even had its own personal basilica and marble entertaining hall, which the owners knocked out part of their neighbor's home to construct--the pitfalls of urban living. (I enjoy imagining these early property disputes.) I always love visiting historic homes to get a sense of how people lived, and the Terraced Houses, which date from the ...
... is said to have come with the Virgin Mary 3-4 years following the crucifixion of Jesus. It is believed that the Virgin Mary stayed here until her death. St. John left for awhile, but returned to Ephesus later in life to write what is now known as the Book of John. He died here and is buried, where centuries later the Emperor Justinian built a large Basilica to honor his grave sight, since fallen to ruins and much of the marble taken elsewhere. Still a ...