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- Free parking
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... around the area, when we heard this music, a truck with musicians were playing followed by a horse drawn carriage parading newly weds through the city streets now that is something we've never seen before. Gail, Gav & I all bought leather coats/jacket, Gail & I will have to check if we are wearing the coats before going out as they are the same. Too tired to go to the Country & Western ...
... br> Next stop was a carpet making outlet where we were given a demonstration of turkish carpet making, wine and beer by the Australian Manager, Ashley.
Back on the bus and down to the port where we browsed the bazaar, Sue bought a genuine Gucci fake purse and I bought a new pair of sandals, as mine were now in the bin after blowing out the heel.
We returned to the ship and shortly after cast off for another destination. A lazy afternoon, a snooze and ...
... Ephesus. Unbelievable. To think that the majority of what we saw has been painstakingly put together like a jigsaw puzzle. Our guide, Mustafa, was an ex history teacher and he spoke to uses if he was still teaching. He was very well informed and his passion was to be commended. Wonderful couple of hours walking through the ruins. From there we went to a tacky new shopping area were they put on a five minute show for us (Roman, Cleopatra, Gladiators - get the picture??). ...
Saw Mykonos and it's lights glide past at 2.00 am when we got up to look out our balcony! Slept well and awoke at 5.30 to see the sunrise over Patmos as we dropped anchor. Buffet breakfast on the stern deck and onto a tender to the little port. Here we boarded the bus and up to St.John's Monastary atop the highest hill on the island. Built like a fortified castle to repel pirates about the 10th century the monks could pour boiling oil down ...
... the south side of the island. I just slowly walked through the shops along the harbor, sat for a long while having some lunch and feeding the birds and then walked out to the marina to watch the old guys fishing, the boats coming and going and, of course, the crazy wild cats running around. Wow, re-reading that makes me sound like some old retired guy (sorry, ...