Park Hotel Izmir
Travel Blogs from Izmir
Guys! I have actually lost track of time! I have to look at a calendar to finf out the day of the week and the actual day of the month. Sorry I have not been updating you. Finding a place with a reliable wifi connection has not been easy...
Anyways, as I was saying: I wake up in my star wars room (btw, I realized the video I took of the …
Izmir , Turkey
A city with a long history
Location: In western side of Turkey on the Aegean coast
Currency: Turkish Lira
Sites to visit: Saat Kulesi (Clock Tower), Konak Pier
Cities near: Efes Antique City, ...
... instruments used in Islam like: Lyre Spike fiddle Nay Goblet drum Kettle drums Double reed Bagpipes Music is usually embraced in Islam as long as it is appropriate and contains no profanity! Islamic music has made to globalization and will continue to grow! There is a brief overview of Islamic music and it's history! :) I hope you learned something new and ...
... and here she and Stan are sharing her fan.
All kidding (and whining) aside, this was a great visit! I haven't even talked about the ruins of the theater or the Martyrium of St Philip. Amazing sites, amazing history, amazing country.
Back on the bus...heading to Izmir (Smyrna), the home of Homer and Turkey's 3rd largest city with a population of 3+ million residents. Until tomorrow...
... words stripped away, I could only listen to and look at emotion. Pure emotion. The way someone's eyes light up as though they only see you and nothing else; how laughter sounds when it is for the sake of enjoyment and not courtesy; how a hug feels knowing it is not given out of necessity; what a smile looks like when it comes from within. This is love, and I'm so happy I was able to experience it here. I can't wait to come ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking