Travel Blogs from Safranbolu
... UK anyway so feel the charges very reasonable considering we pay no tax in Turkey towards their health system – whatever it is. The treatment means 3 injections daily for 4 days. So whilst we continue our route eastwards we must find a hospital every 8 hours for an antibiotic top up for AG. This is not ideal but it could be worse - we could be in Iran having to do this.
*Plans have to change. ...
... Then she lathers rose scented soap and gives SG a relaxing massage. Finally there is a rinse of cool water.
As SG leaves the steam rooms, the ambient temperature of 30 degrees has never seemed so cool.
*Red faced & still ‘glowing’ SG returns to see whether AG is surviving.
*He is and it’s time for supper. On our way back to our lodging, we come across the local café with outside seating in a small courtyard ...
... the darling Kaçak Camıı mosque with its wooden minaret and straddling the stream. The road, a path really, followed the steam. We were way beyond 200 meters and needed to go back. Dave backed up 300 meters to a place where he actually could turn the car around.
How Did We Get Here?
We tried to go a new way as we got nearer the Cinci Hamam. We'd been stuck in the tiny lanes for ...
... are the main attraction. All of the houses are from the ottoman times and most have been restored to what they looked like originally. There are also several old mosques and an old hotel which ottoman traders used to stay in when stopping in the town. It has been turned into a modern hotel now but some of the rooms have been kept to what they originally where and tourists can go inside and take a look around. As we were walking around the ...
... indicated as a waterfall. More like a local stream with an old mill but was now a cafe. It appeared that there was also a small power plant using the stream flow. Many of the buildings in the town are in their original condition and are need of restoration. Just down from our hotel is a building which was just sold and we talked to the new owner who plans to convert it into a boutique hotel and likely a place to stay for his family when they visit. He is ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility