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Time to pack and get on the move.
Is there anybody out there?
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... After we got to the next hotel/winery, naps were in order before dinner. Dinner that night was served in the barrel-vaulted wine cellar. It was a buffet that featured sauerkraut soup which was delicious and is supposed to be a great hang-over dish. (Where was it that morning when I needed it?)
I retired early that night, many of the others stayed up to watch the soccer match on the tv in the bar. Sunday morning found me bright eyed and happy. After ...
... we sought out
a mosque from the Ottoman period. It was interesting to go inside.
It is used for worship on Fridays but is basically a museum for
visitors on other days. The Turkish government has apparently
provided much of the furnishings.
After 8pm we took an evening stroll
and came across a stage with a Klezmer band. I suppose this was
associated with the wine festival. An 8 piece band with a violin and
piano accordion providing the leads.
... br> great to try a few and get a sense of the taste of the area.
Unfortunately we had tea organised back
at our flat or we could have easily stayed there to eat and they had
entertainment stages set up for later in the evening.
Alison cooked up some sausages we had
bought at the market this morning along with some saurkraut. She
also made a tomato/onion/garlic sauce. The tomatoes are really
... with other Roman elite burials that are not christian.
There is also an expo of local area
wines in the town. We are in the Villany wine area that seems to
make very good full bodied reds. There is an avenue of tasting
booths along with food stalls. A couple of the food stalls were spit
roasting whole pigs which looked and smelt glorious.
We tasted a number of the reds. It was
great to try a ...