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... which we then caught up the hill to Taksim square. It's a Sunday morning and the place is very quiet even though it was probably nearly midday by the time we got up there. The lack of people just accentuated the rubbish and filth and homeless people. So we began our walk down the main shopping street that we'd been on the previous evening with Denise calling into all the camper shoe shops along the way. Lance made a bee line for the quality ...
... of the night and there was so much media attention that the robbers were caught and apparently they were never able to rob again, I don’t know what that means… but I could guess?
Next was the Underground Cistern… It’s almost eerie down there, built in the 6th century. This shows the engineering skills of the time as they solved the towns water supply problems. Originally Constantine built this vast underground space in ...
... grumpy people (I'm not sure I saw a single smile the first 24 hours I was there) and very little english speaking Turks (completely understandable, but I was still hopeful once we hit more touristy areas where it was not much better). Turkey was another interesting border experience. We boated over from Kos and our 20 minute boat ride turned into a 1 hour boat ride almost causing us to be late for our flight. We both forgot to do our research on the Turkish ...
... young man's pain. We heard children in the streets until 4am. No "bed time" for these kids. It was completely lawless and very sad but these people seemed to look after each other in their own way. Our little flat in amongst all of this was apparently safe and comfortable enough but the squalor and chaos of life here was upsetting. Nevertheless we were fortunate to be able to escape this reality and our days were spent in more uplifting areas of the city. We were ...
... was not written in answer to problems, but to encourage communities, perhaps the region of Ephesus, to live the Gospel. It reflects deeply; upon God’s plan of salvation revealed in Jesus Christ, the call to all Christians to be united with each other ‘in Christ’, the life of those called to Christian marriage and the call to unity within the Christian community, for the community is the Body of ...