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Travel Blogs from Güllük
... We were fortunate to have been upgraded to the fifth floor ("a triple upgrade" according to the concierge-perhaps because so few people are staying here at this time). It provides a great view of the sea, up and down both coastlines. This is our third and final night and we still are discovering new things about this huge hotel, from the spa area (which we can't afford), to the library, game room, indoor pools and outdoor infinity ...
... is the default at Opentable.com. It takes more than one to tango.
Cruise ships are no different. There are couples and there are couples. Sometimes the couple is two gay men and sometimes the couple is a mother and daughter but the idea of a real “solo” is cause for gawking, speculation, even gossip.
On this sailing, however, yours truly has been adopted.
It seems that there exists a travel agency by ...
... by 10am we were on our way to the marina, excited for the day ahead. The marina left a lot to be desired, but the boat was everything I expected and even better the group size was tiny (only me and soph with 4 others!!) We arrived at the dive site after a half hour boat journey, where we filled the time sunbathing. I felt pretty rusty having not dived in so long and the equipment set up took a ...
... stop!) in 1522 CE, the Knights had to surrender St. Peter's castle too, then they high-tailed it to Malta. The little chapel was immediately turned into a mosque and a minaret was added. This minaret was destroyed by a French warship during WW1 (remember Gallipoli?) so now a replica is in its place.
There are amazing exhibits here of excavated (underwater) shipwrecks with stuff as old as from the 15th century BCE but ...
Bodrum is one of the Aegean's most charming towns. It is famous for wooden boats built in the days of Cleopatra. It is the site of another of the Ancient Wonders - the Mausoleum of Halicarnassus. Built in 353 BC it was destroyed by an earthquake in the 15th century. I bought a painting of the Bodrum harbor from a Turkish watercolor ...
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