Stella Beach Hotel
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As at my actual visa in Kazakhstan, I need to go out every 30 days and return (next time in Germany, I need to change that visa type).
As Aktobe airport is limited of direct flights abroad (in summertime only some charter flights to Antalya and 3 liners a week to Moscow), my choice was ...
... wanted! But it's only today and tomorrow we have to get up at 7:30. The rest of the cruise we don't work till the evening so can so why we like! I'm not complaining though, as I know we have an easy life! We are hardly working after tomorrow! After opening 3 hours this morning we docked back in Alayna, Turkey. We then don't have to go back to work till 8:15 tonight! So work 4 hours get 6 off. Then work 3 hours. It's not a bad life. Escaped the ...
... in bed! The next day we opened the shops from 9 till 12... another short day! Then we went for a nice drink in the port of Alanya. It was such a pretty port, set into the cliffs, the Turkish style boats on the water, the castle on the top of the hill. But can't stay anywhere too long. Sailed again over night so worked a few more hours in the evening. Sea day tomorrow so 9am till 10pm won't get back to crew area till about ...
... Scandinavians seem to vacation as many signs mentioned Sweden, Norway etc.
As I mentioned yesterday, John and Dale wanted to get an authentic turkish bath massage at a 'hamam', as they are called, and we decided to go along to see what it's like. We shopped as we walked to the hamam John and Dale had found on the internet. John's luggage hasn't shown up yet so he bought a pair of pants and a shirt. They hemmed the pants as we waited - it took about 10 minutes.
... However, a weak sun came out and we had lunch outside in a restaurant by the harbour. This evening went for dinner to the same place as last night where they had run out of red wine as so many English people from our tour came to escape the hotel food. Packed this evening as we move on in the ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking