Hotel Ozkaymak Incekum
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... statues unearthed tomorrow at the Antalya Museum. Next we were off to Aspendos, 48kms east. We were unable to see the Aspendos Theatre as it has been closed for renovations, but we did see the reconstructed bridge and the aquaduct. In the 1930's Atatürk, after tourıng the area, declared that theatre was too beautiful not to use and had renovations done and it now is the home of live performances. This did not sit well with some historians. ...
... s our Marjorie all right. Her friends were spot on.
Onto the bus to hear about our day. It should have been a trip to Aspendos, some mega ancient ruins of an amphitheatre which seated about 10000, built in about 100AD but we can't go there as they have the builders in, so a river trip has been substituted instead.
Osman in fine voice starts the day with diarrhoea warnings part the second, before launching into his carefully designed big sell. We are told ...
... renting a Turkish car is the best way to go ( although not a fiat I hear). One just has to be brave...and start out somewhere outside of Istanbul...and probably NEVER even attempt to drive within its boundaries...simply out-of-control! Anyway, Konya...I have picked up a couple of books that will help me understand more about who Rumi really was. I picked up a few silly souvenirs as well...and some Sufi music...we went to the Mevlani Museum ...
As at my actual visa in Kazakhstan, I need to go out every 30 days and return (next time in Germany, I need to change that visa type).
As Aktobe airport is limited of direct flights abroad (in summertime only some charter flights to Antalya and 3 liners a week to Moscow), my choice was ...
... about 2pm. It's such a beautiful port here, this time we took a little walk around the town. Getting harnessed most of the time by the Turkish trying to get us to buy things and go on boat trips... To be honest we jut escaped one ship we don't want to get back on a boat in our free time! Currently sat in a little cafe with a traditional Turkish kebab and the best chips ever! Port food is so much better than ship food! Talk to you all again soon ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking