Hotel Iberostar Odysseus
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Get sick of saying another fantastic morning with glassy seas but that is what it is as we approach Bodrum for an anchor drop at 7.30am. State of Origin day so I will need to find free wifi to listen to the game. After breakfast we took the tender into port and then on the advice of the ships receptionist pay the 7 euro to get a cab into town. The plan is to go to a secluded beach on the other side of the peninsular for a chill out day. We pay the cab a very reasonable ...
... on a visit when he told me that he had somehow read one of my postings in which I had incorrectly described his background story.
Vivienne and I had one of those priceless experiences with a local guy. We had gone for a walk to the gas station to get petrol for the outboard engine. When we had purchased 15 liters and started the 25 minute walk back to the boat we realized that the jerry can was heavier than anticipated so I ...
Although it's mountainous terrain makes it a popular rock climbing destination, Kalymnos is best know for its history of sponge divers. This was also the place where we listened to a political speech (we think) taking place in the harbour square outside our hotel. Plastic chairs for everyone, candy floss, music..... It was incredibly loud and chaotic. Everyone who lives on the island must have been there. Then it was over. Everyone left and it was ...
... have great bathrooms where you can actually sit down as well as wash and dry your hands with soap and paper towels:):):) and came across an old cemetery on a hill overlooking the ocean, full of flowers and passed on marine captains. We encountered a young man doing some maintenance and feeding the cats. When he saw us a second time he gestured for us to stop (once again, we thought we were probably in trouble because we were somewhere no other tourists were), ...
... just feels wrong! At the entrance to the harbour stands the castle of Kos, built by the Knights of the Order of St. John of Jerusalem, who captured the island in 1314 and held it until 1522, when it fell to the Turks. Hippocrates, the father of medicine, is believed to have been born on the island of Kos. Measuring 40 by 8 km, Kos was the perfect island to explore by car for a ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet