Travel Blogs from Alanya
As at my actual visa in Kazakhstan, I need to go out every 30 days and return (next time in Germany, I need to change that visa type).
As Aktobe airport is limited of direct flights abroad (in summertime only some charter flights to Antalya and 3 liners a week to Moscow), my choice was ...
The whole stretch from Silifke to well past Antalya is revolting high rise. Mind you some of them are unbelievable; so kitsch that they are interesting. We thought that maybe someone had started a completion to see who could design the ugliest building!
On the good side. There ...
Alanya Took on new passengers last night in Cyprus. The drill wasn't as successful this time, most of my passengers were so rude. I lost my name badge somewhere out on deck during the drill too! Hopefully I can get one with my real name on it this time. Opened for a few hours on the evening and just about made it back to crew bar for one drink. Found it really hard to get up when my alarm when off this morning, after almost a week of getting up ...
... in bed! The next day we opened the shops from 9 till 12... another short day! Then we went for a nice drink in the port of Alanya. It was such a pretty port, set into the cliffs, the Turkish style boats on the water, the castle on the top of the hill. But can't stay anywhere too long. Sailed again over night so worked a few more hours in the evening. Sea day tomorrow so 9am till 10pm won't get back to crew area till about ...
... the water or bathtub. They rubbed and massaged you over your entire body and then you had a shower in the nearby showering area. While in the shower, the female attendant reached in and yanked Andy's towel away as you weren't suppose to wear it into the shower. He was a little surprised! You could not be modest as the towel they draped over your groin or bum would sometimes be moved out of position as they scrubbed you and you were fully exposed. The female attendant seemed ...
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