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... my wish for making a better world is to have dedicated smoking spots everywhere and a cigarette butt that sticks to the smoker so they cannot drop their "stompies" to spoil the countryside for the rest of us to see.
There were not as many flames as I had expected. Some of the chimneys were smoke tinged but not flaming. Perhaps they hadn't paid their gas bill?
It was fun watching the assortment of people who ...
... beach and spent the day in and out of the water, staring into the waves like a crazy person. I wanted to memorize the shifts in blues, greens, and silvers. I wanted to put this place in a safe little room deep down in my brain to access later in the year when I need a breather. Calling it my Happy Place is not descriptive for the brilliant Mediterranean calm. That's it! It's my Brilliant Calm. Breathe into the Brilliant Calm, sister. At dinner, the ...
Well, the name of our accommodation may have been Bayrams Treehouse, but we were definitely on the ground, albeit in very rustic digs!
Olympos is definitely the most laid back destination of our trip. A small village, set in a valley and popular with the back packer set, Olympos was once an important Lycian city in the 2nd century BC, the remains of which line the 1.5 km track down to the beach. (We are realising that the term ...
... was hard enough over the very uneven rocky path. (Not much in the way of a decent photo though!) Today we wandered through the ruins of Olympos...one of many sites that go by the name! It was fabulous, close to the beach and a stream...the ruins were scattered through thick forest and in many places overgrown. Cirali is a small coastal town, but it has it's fair share of pensions, hotels and cafes. Lots of families wandering about...a great place to relax for a few ...
... of the ruins.
After seeing the ruins, we brought our sweaty selves back towards the hotel to prepare for the Chimera (and to see if our luggage had arrived- it hadn't).