Travel Blogs from Osmangazi
On our journey to Bursa today, we learned the story behind the Gordion Knot. The Phrygians migrated into Asia Minor, and around 750 BC they came into power. The capital was Gordion, named after a prediction came to pass. It was told that the first driver to come into the city with an oxcart should be the king. Gordion, a peasant, was the man to do …
On Sunday morning bright and early, we left Cappadocia. News on the straggler: still late for every single time we need to get on the bus, it's mind-boggling really... people are getting quite impatient with her but what can you do. We’re on vacation, it’s not time to get into a conflict but it’s a complete lack of respect for …
I had a good night's sleep, Anne not so much. We had to be on the bus at 8:00 so were up at 6:00.
After a great breakfast buffet we got on the bus and were driven through Istanbul to go for a boat ride up the Bosporus – the strait which Istanbul straddles and which connects the Black sea to the Mediterranean (via the Sea of Marmara …
So we get to Bursa, Alexis and I practically slept the whole way through. Apparently, the rest of the group got to the front of the bus and finally all had a conversation together and were very loud. I woke up a couple of times but fell back asleep, I was a bit nauseous so I decided it was best that I just sleep. Anyways, we get to Bursa around 6: …
thıs ıs goıng to be quıck wıth no punctuatıon as thıs ıs a turkısh keyboard and keys are quıte dıfferent - for example - the i ıs ın a dıfferent place wıth a dıfferent key and all perıods etc just brıng up turkısh symbols - met the rest of the tour group - thıs ıs a dıfferent tour company - ınsıght whıch ı dıd not know anythıng about sınce ıt was a …
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- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed