Park Hotel Izmir
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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 …
... to have free time that day, several of the girls and I had planned on taking a horseback riding tour. Most people know that I'm a horse nut, so that was high up on my priority list of things to do. So I was a little skeptical when Oscar said he wanted to take us somewhere for the rest of the day. Silly rabbit!
Oscar Knows His Stuff
Oscar told us he was bringing us to visit a favorite area of his called Alašatı, a little ...
... 400m walk through the main ‘downtown’ part. Much of the site is under fruit orchards outside the gates and we were told that some of the landowners there are in jail because they had been digging up and selling artefacts. They were a bit stupid though, sold it on the internet! And it sounds like there was a sort of sting operation going on to catch them though it must have been quite easy. A lot of the items excavated a century or so ago has ...
... his euro-pop trash horseshit music louder and louder. Way to make it a relaxing atmosphere you toy. But despite that it was a good precursor to events which were to follow.
Out hosts decided to take us out into the busy town area. We found out that as a tradition, our hosts walk guests through a street full of transsexual hookers and brothels. It was only a couple of minutes’ walk, but man, some of those girls had very definitive jaw ...
... that you can purchase real leather items (especially jackets) for pennies here. It is true. There were leather stores everywhere. First, Kamie found a coat he liked and lo and behold it was 500 Euro! What happened to the 75 Lira sign outside the shop??!! The guy said it was 75 Euro. I don't remember seeing a Euro sign anywhere today. Finally, we found a coat we both liked - not brown, not black - perfect compromise - and it looked perfect on Kamie - and the ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking