Ilci Residence Hotel
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... of the alley ways all of a sudden there was a rush of guys running down the alley yelling, as we stopped and tried to figure out what was happening a lady told us that someone had stole something and they were chasing after him. There had to be 15 to 20 guys running after him. Then the police on a motorbike went past us. We have no idea if he was caught. We then ...
... incredibly decent people. I said goodbye to Callum and Ruby early, as they were shooting off for some more travelling. Callum was going to Italy and India - the boy is only 16 and he's on his way to be just like me - well traveled. I'm jealous, India is one of the places I want to go. Ruby is off on a family holiday, Bodrum (?) I've heard a lot about it.
So apart from the fairly life changing thoughts I had, and emails received, whilst at school, I did have a ...
... East Thrace speaks pretty much the same way as someone from Ordu or Kars.
Another interesting change under Ataturk - an adoption of surnames. All Turks were required to get one. Often those were derived from someone's father's name, a place or a trait using a suffix oğlu. All needed official approval; last names that considered immoral or obscene were not allowed. The surname Ataturk is unique to the founder of modern Turkey. Nobody else ...
... walls, and amazing craftsmanship on all pieces of
furniture. After the castle, we grabbed some lunch at the hotel and got on our
train to head back to München. When we got back it was quite late, so got a
late dinner and had a beer with some friends we made who just recently
graduated from UConn.
On the 25th we decided to explore München a bit
more, we went to the market to grab some cheap breakfast ...
The first stages of my travels have brief entries as they are simply an opportunity to relax for a while and with limited interest. Pictures and commentary will increase along with the journey.
Many rushed last minute activities to ready the flat for rental, winging it all the way, so departed home without pants and socks which were purchased later, and just a single pair of ...