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Today we decided to go rafting out in the mountains in order to avoid the hustle and bustle of tourist Side. The trip was cheap so we knew we would be in for an interesting day, and that it was. The mountains and rivers in Turkey are beautiful. It is so lush once we start to drive into the mountains more, almost untouched. The drive took about an hour or so after picking up other people from different hotel. We first arrived at the ...
... and different teas and juices.
When we arrived it was 8.30 pm and we were picked up by a nice man who took us to the room we are renting. It was time for a walk...too much sitting had been done. We decided to walk to the beach and explore.
What a circus!!! It was like a New Year's Eve party in a major Thailand tourist hot spot. Lights beaming colours into to sky, neon signs flashing everywhere you look, tourists walking round dressed like drug overdosed ...
... is complete. There was a young fellow from Seoul, Korea on a two week holiday. He had lived an worked in Toronto for five years. There was a lady from Malasysia, who was visiting Turkey with her husband, but he was in meetings so she was sightseeing. And Sue and I. Then on to the town of Side (pronounced Seedeh). Here we toured the ruins of a theatre and then had some free to time to wander down to the harbour to see the ruins of the Temple of ...
April 12, 2014
EĞIRDIR to SIDE (see-day) 219Km
ANTONIOS MOTEL 52 Tl /$24.60 (double with breakfast)
Mountain Route through Köprülü Kanyon National Park
... the fourth floor. If only it went there directly things would be so much easier, but one can go up and down several times before it finally allows you to go to the floor you want to go to.
One of our number, Marjorie, was nearly left behind as she was going up and down playing lift games.
"Are we all here? Anyone missing?" Osman asked as the coach was starting to move off.
"Tall very attractive lady, you can't miss her."