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Another early breakfast after a good nights sleep, a few people look a bit worse for wear after yesterday. Breakfast at 7am and coach departs about 8.15. About a 2 hour trip along the old coast road rather than motorway, giving us some fantastic views of the Aegean coastline. Arriving in Izmir we ...
... families dropping their loved ones at the bus stops, presumably for the to return to work after the festival. After a short while we were back at sea level, we pulled of the road at a sign advertising a camping site, we drove on to the beach, there were a couple if families having a picnic, but no sign of anyone yo pay, we parked up on the beach and settled to watch the sunset, unfortunately the clouds prevented it from being a wonderful ...
It's cold this morning only 15 degrees! The heater will soon warm us up!
We are heading for an interesting town on the coast, Ayvalik, behind the sea front there is an old Greek fishing village. During the the 'War of Independsnce' in the 1920's, the Greek population were forced to abandon their homes and relocate to Levos, whilst in turn the Turks from that island were compelled to start new lives in Ayvalik.
The journey there passed through some lovely scenery, ...
The day starts with a traumatic experience, as we are getting ready to leave some of the men who were here with the rams reappear, they untied them and proceed to sacrifice them almost in front of us. I have witnessed sacrifices in Nepal at their festivals and I find them very upsetting. If you have never heard an animal squealing as their throat is cut you cannot know how horrible it is. I know that I shouldn't judge other people's cultures but it I find ...
... the car behind through a set of narrow one way streets until we are freed. Old mate and Ian are friends for life ...in parting hug and kiss so many times we wonder if he will ever rejoin us! All of this and we still don't have a hotel room! A few days before we had arrived in Bodrum on the ferry from Symi to meet with up with M & M once again. Due to being delayed in Symi our time was cut down in this elegant and stylish town but we had long enough ...
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