Hotel Ozkaymak Incekum
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... and dinner for about $45 we left in mission to find a club. Assuming we were going to a pub type place i followed along. After stopping for a few shots we reached our destination. Safe to safe I never expected to see anything like it in turkey. A strip of bars and clubs like something taken straight out of Vegas, music blaring and lights everywhere. The one we went into was an open air nightclub with people ...
... bloodshot eyed megalomaniacs. No sand can be seen on the beach due to over packed beach chairs squished together like Lego, no trees, dunes, grass or anything natural. It is all man made rock walls containing sand near the water and more rock walls preventing any kind of natural erosion. Yet hundreds and hundreds of people were down along the beach strip in the restaurants, jewellery stores, tacky clothing stores, fake watch and shoe stalls etc. all buying up big on ...
... was once a beautiful sea side town and now is a very commercial tourist town. Then on to our last stop, the Manavgat Waterfalls. These waterfalls are very low, but very swift. The viewing area is built in many sections at different levels. We were told that the river floods two or three times a year. The water was quite high covering some of the viewing area, though some people waded into the water to pose for photographs. We then headed back to ...
... poor economy, our need to tip well, buy lots and... well, to be honest, I popped in my headphones at this point as it started to grate.
The boats were lined up waiting for the line of coaches. I have never been on a coach holiday before and it is these sort of things which do make me cringe slightly inwardly. I have always been used to the freedom of doing my own thing and avoided being herded.
But here we are so let's join in with the herd... albeit maybe from ...
... 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 ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking