Latanya City Hotel
Travel Blogs from Antalya
Antalya is the tourist capital of Turkey with a population of approximately 1.3 million people in the winter which blows out to about 7 millions in the summer. This seaside city is on the mediterranean coast with many bars and restaurants overlooking the water. We stayed at the Argos Hotel and were lucky enough to get a poolside room. For lunch we snacked in a cafe down umbrella lane ...
... terrace cafe overlooking the Mediterranean. Slow is good! Finished the day off with another Turkish bath. This was an authentic one...not the tourist version! Not too different...except the first part in the sauna was MUCH hotter. Cleaned out my sinuses! Ahhhhhh! Oh- and we had a mud mask with it! Dinner was at an Italian restaurant...good to have a change of pace! On to Pamukkale tomorrow and the hot ...
... and shredded lettuce, and a tomato salsa type thing. All that went into making your own wrap once the meat arrived. Pretty good! Dessert was even better....hard to describe, but suffice it to say I think it was more decadent than baklava! Heavenly! At the lunch break today they did a grill....Rhonda had fresh trout! She was in heaven. She also got skunked playing backgammon with our bus ...
... hiking, swimming, camping. If only we had a car.
Even though the trip was really set up to make as much money of tourists as possible to make up for the low original fare, it was still a great experience and a lovely part of the country to visit. After returning to our accommodation in the early evening we went for a walk to the beach were we swam some more and watched the sun go down. It was an absolutely perfect way to end the day. ...
... machine, and no billet office. Just a very unhelpful inspector that would not let us pass. We ended up giving a local some cash and then she swiped her 'oyster/go card' a couple of times to get us through! We just hoped that there wasn't a beep machine at the other end! There wasn't. Off the tram and after direction from a local on the tram, and then helpful taxi driver who first tried to offer us a ride, realised it was just down the road and not worth it, we made it ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center