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We asked about three bus companies how to get to Assos from Ayvalik...no one gave a direct answer...we didn't have our Lonely Planet map with us at the time so just had to trust the bus companies would get us where we wanted to go! After passing the turnoff to Behramkale, we started to think it might be a problem getting back...but what's the use of worrying? ...
... what I imagine Greece would be like...the house behind us even reminds me of Greek backyards in Marrickville...no space wasted when you can grow your own fresh produce. I am definitely going to re-establish my geranium pots too...so colourful! Feeling very relaxed as we head into the last couple of weeks of our travels...still a few more sights to see and a bit of shopping to be ...
Today we drove onto a ferry that took us from Canakkale to Ayvalik.
On our drive to Troy, we passed what Glenda and I thought was the Trojan Horse, however, we sailed past without stopping and went onto the town where it is situated. When we got there, it was under renovation, we should have stopped at the first one!!
We drove onto Assos, a little ...
... was still the giant wooden horse you could climb in and get your photo taken.......
Back following the Aegean Sea South we were met on the road by what seemed one long continuous beach town. I say beach town, with the highway wedged right up to the water the metre or so of rocky sand remaining didn't seem to offer your typical Bondi experience. Still the water looked pretty inviting.
Getting to Bergama the city is a relatively quiet tourist stop over ...
... if interested , is www.kayitsiz.com.
The wind eased slightly in the afternoon so we sailed across Sigacek Bay and turned up the coast to spend the evening at Sarpdere Limani , a lovely bay with crystal clear water and only a very small tourist settlement at the head of the bay. The coastline is now getting greener and in places looks very NZ like.
Another long day ...
Other places to stay in Ayvalik
Merkez Sarimsakli, Ayvalik | 4 star hotelfrom $111
Tlalpan Sur/South, Ayvalik | 4 star hotelfrom $102
Seytan Sofrasi Yolu, Ayvalik | 4 star hotelfrom $87
Ataturk bulvari Kahramanlar Mah Kumsal, Ayvalik | 4 star hotelfrom $82
Kahramanlar Mah. , Ayvalik | 3 star hotelfrom $53
Kahramanlar Mah. Hulya Avsar Bulv. No:56, Ayvalik | Hotelfrom $59
Sarimsakli Plaji, Ayvalik | 3 star hotelfrom $73
AtatÃ¼rk BulvarÄ± No 120, Ayvalik | 3 star hotelfrom $109