Travel Blogs from Kusadasi
Early morning wake up call... And you call this a holiday!!! Arrived in Turkey !!!! Very fertile valley and clean organised country .... No cigarette butts or grafti or rubbish. !' We now in Asia Minor not Europe We took a bus to Ephesus. Built by the Greeks then occupied by the Romans and abandoned in 7 AD. Despite about 150 years of excavation only 10% of this old city has been excavated. The city was built in the times of Alexander the Great, and once ...
... before they are married. A carpet is their dowry. We watched a young girl tie a double-knotted carpet. She worked vey quickly. I don't think I would like to be a young Turkish girl. Lunch in the ruins of Ephesus! Can you imagine. One of the hotels catered a lunch for us, right there. We ate olives, grape leaves, sandwiches, and fresh fruit. I don't like the grape leaves, but I really enjoyed the olives. I had a chocolate eclair for dessert. It was really delicious. Dinner. ...
... people! That is amazing.
For lunch we went to a place up in the hills where I had the best chicken soup I’ve even had in my life. I’m not even kidding. We were trying to figure out how to take it with us. It probably had something to do with the fresh chickens running around the yard.
Next was the church of St. John. I’ll admit, I wasn’t paying as close ...
... which has perfect acoustics still. \
I am going to start publishing as I go, as it is proving much too hard and expensive to upload the photos. Hopefully things will improve and I'll add photos later. I have hundreds.
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... Hotel on the edge of the Aegean Sea for the next two nights - it's a beautiful hotel and our group is on the top floor. We each have a balcony overlooking the sea - actually if you look down from the balcony, you can rocks and plants under the water. We arrived in time to watch the beautiful sunset, which occurs around 5:00pm. Tomorrow we will visit Ephesus and Mary's house. ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet