Travel Blogs from Kalkan
... became the running joke of the day....he did get up, but he passed on the horse ride, and when he saw the size of them, was secretly relieved I think!! Kara and I saddled up for a quick hour long trail ride through the pine forest, and then we set off on our second day of hiking (Connor seemed to forget about his sore legs after breakfast). As we started later, it was sweltering...about 30 degrees as we climbed up a ridge, past pomegranate orchards, met ...
Am going to have to do a couple of food entries.... The kids are eating the most mind blowing variety of things...Kara even ate a fish eyeball!! Note to self, need to take more care with variety of foods for dinner, make them look more attractive, and set the table properly...Not really rocket science is it!! Starting our walk tomorrow on the Lycian Way down near Antalya on the Mediterranean coast, so might be a while between ...
... for our rental van, despite requesting to be met at 9:00. The man who brought it to us, Ali, drove all the way from Antalya this morning – almost 300 km! He must have hit the road VERY early. He wrote up the rental contract on the hood of the van and insisted that we had enough gas to get us to Marmaris, where we were to drop him off, despite the tank showing that it was on empty. He drove and nursed the gas pedal the whole way, and pulled into a ...
... market" "Olives, olives, olives, buy my olives"
Then I realized it was just the birds and the wind.
Leaving Perge we traveled to the Antalya Archaeological Museum. If only we had had DAYS to visit instead of a couple of hours. I won't even attempt to describe this incredible museum and it's treasures, but I do want to show you a piece of ...
... Now though we have a bathroom that looks like Aerosmith partied in it. Eve called the front desk - thank goodness their English is better than our Turkish. Soon we had 3 Turkish men in our bathroom, drilling and hammering . I'm sure our neighbors were not at all pleased with us as it was nearing midnight. I looked at Mary and burst out laughing because she was in her pjs, but had run to put on a scarf when the maintenance men arrived. We laughed ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
- Pets allowed