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... some pleasant conversation, then be invited to join him for apple tea while his neighbors strolls over with a small plate of fresh baklava to join in the discussions. Oh I see they don't have time, that's why I am the only one doing this. I spent a pleasant half an hour with these two veterans of the tourist business each having had a stall in these markets for many years. As is usual we discussed the weather, enquired about each others families, and bemoaned the sad state of ...
... a man comes over to talk to us. He is lovely and he want to give us his business card. Lol. What a ploy it is and how ignorant are we? Down an alley to his shop- carpets. Down stairs, then down more into the basement where he serves us apple tea ( I leave mum to drink hers in case she passes out). Bit of a chat, much flirting by the seller. He has 2 wives and a few girlfriends 'as you don't want to always eat the same kebab'. Lol. After ...
... to hide it this time! I wonder how many people's photos the Turners are in. What do people say when they get home and show their pictures to their friends and family? "These are the white and red people we saw on the streets of Istanbul (or Chiang Mai, Bali, Paris etc)!" Bizarre. We have decided that like the Roman gladiators, we should have charged people to take our picture. We would have made a fortune!
This morning, we woke early to take a taxi to the ...
We arrived at Sabiha Gocek airport in the pouring rain at 12.30 local time. They had two fire trucks on the runway spraying us with water to welcome us in. Felt very special. Met up with Simon at the baggage carousel and met Sean - another Aussie on his own from Canberra who was also going to share a ride to the city. We all squeezed in to the car. Sean was a big boy and it certainly was a squeeze. He could also talk underwater and we knew far too much about him by the time ...
... my first flight to Abu Dhabi and had a good window seat with a decent meal and watched Maleficent which I enjoyed and house of cards. I spent all of long enough in Abu Dhabi airport to walk from one gate to the next and boarded straight away which was pretty excellent. I had thought I was going to super luck out and get a row of 3 to myself as boarding had finished and there was nobody else about, but then 2 gentlemen, one of them very very large came ...
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