Miramare Queen Hotel
Travel Blogs from Side
... was at the Castle which is perched atop a cliff overlooking the water. We enjoyed a delicious dinner as the sun set over the water views. We then ventured onto to a local bar where a local band played upstairs. We danced to the early hours rocking to Turkish versions of songs by artists including Metallica. The most odd cover being a rock rendition of 'I'll do it my way' by Frank ...
It was a slow day today. Rhonda headed over to the archeological museum and I took it easy. Did some wandering around the cobbled backstreets and found a few trinkets to buy. And lots of good photo opportunities. When she returned we did more wandering. Found some tiles we will have framed for our TV/travel room. Rhonda got sucked into getting her shoes shined, quickly followed by me! Had a relaxing drink ...
... so did everyone else who played him! It's hot and humid here. Rhonda is going to an archeological museum tomorrow with the group in the morning. I'm going to pass and just wander around the cobbled backstreets...and of course sleep in! We are doing another Turkish bath tomorrow night. That oughta clear some things out! The afternoon will probably involve some beach time! Turkey is such a diverse ...
... 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. ...
... the man we would buy some of each of the flavours and before we knew it he had stuffed a box full to the max. It was cheap and delicious so we didn't mind.
We spent 8.5 hours on a bus getting to Side. We read it was one of the smaller tourist towns but still naturally beautiful. The long bus ride was fine. As soon as we sat down we were handed icecreams, and throughout the trip we were given various snacks of cookies, weird chocolate things, herb and tomato ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services