Perla Mare Hotel
Travel Blogs from Antalya
It started with a Mercedes bus (seriously the most "pimpin'" bus we've ever been on in our lives). It rivaled some flights we've taken, with its individual movie screens, bus attendant in vest and bowtie serving free drinks and snacks, and bus washing at the rest stop even though it already looked clean. And the bus ticket was only 30 TL ($16 …
Am going to have to do a couple of food entries.... The kids are eating the most mind blowing variety of things...Kara even ate a fish eyeball!! Note to self, need to take more care with variety of foods for dinner, make them look more attractive, and set the table properly...Not really rocket science is it!! Starting our walk tomorrow on the Lycian Way down near Antalya on the Mediterranean coast, so might be a while between ...
... nod or shake our head – he was very eager to please! We ended up buying some potatoes that never made it onto our lunch plate, so he was probably stocking up on dinner supplies too and getting us to pay for them!
We headed out to the choppy seas at 10:30 a.m. for our 4-5 hour tour, which ended up being six hours altogether. First he took us to the island of Kekova where we cruised along the shoreline looking at the ancient city both above ...
... is remarkable today, in fact until very recently (like this year or last) it hosted the annual Aspendos Opera and Ballet Festival.
Aspendos, the town, was an important trading city but it is the amphitheater that draws us.
Here is the entrance to the amphitheater
Within the amphitheater, you have the wall or stage area that the audience ...
... for food and rest areas. This is the only day of our trip that is solely travel. I was thrilled though because today was my day to sit in the front seat of the bus.
SmarTours (http://SmarTours.com) (that's the group we're travelling with) usually has groups of 38-40 people on their tours, but ours is only 27 (and I think we are fortunate that SmarTours went ahead with the trip given the small number of participants).
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking