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Travel Blogs from Aydin
... car park, heaving with tour parties, and we bump straight into our new friends. They're climbing into a shuttle-taxi to take them to the other end of the site so that they can walk back to their hire car. Ross is in command-mode, explaining that the shuttle is free... providing we agree to visit the national school of carpet-weaving for a talk on the way... 'you in?'... he says. We are. The school of weaving proves truly fascinating and Hilli (especially) enjoys ...
At the mouth of the river is Iztuzu Beach. This beach is world renowned because it is where loggerhead turtles lay their eggs in the spring to be hatched in summer. It's a protected beach - people are allowed on the beach in the summer but only in certain areas. The turtles should be hatching in the next week or two and will be making their way to the ocean.
As we motored through the marsh back to town, ...
... stand point! It was really nice and quite beautiful! Then the guard came back to tell them that what they are doing is forbidden! Even though the guard was a stickler, this entire experience of singing and watching the Koreans sing, was unforgettable!
This is more then likely the last time I will be able to ever sing my Turkish pieces in Turkey, for in a couple days we will be heading off to Greece!
This is still only the ...
... the original tiling has been uncovered and restored. After exiting the Terrace Houses, stopped at the Celsius Library. It was built by the new Roman Governor of Asia, who was also a writer. He didn't live to see the finished structure, which became the third largest in the world after the libraries at Alexandria and Pergamum. The statues in front of the Celsius Library represent wisdom, modern sciences, knowledge and curiosity. One statue depicts ...
... but these ones seemed more well fed.
This is Muslim country, and we finally heard the “Call to Prayer” at sunset. A big, bellowing voice came across a speaker – wish I knew what he was saying! I love this little village – it feels very authentic. I know we’ll sleep well tonight….
Sunday, September 8 – We woke up at 5:38 a.m. as the “Call to Prayer” blasted our ear drums – it sounded ...
Other places to stay in Aydin
Aydin Mugla Karayolu 3. km., Aydin | 4 star hotelfrom $109