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Travel Blogs from Turunc
... that we could actually see the Tombs from our bedroom window. Later when we went for a walk we noticed that Dalyan looks very much like a tourist town out of season, which of course it is at present. Most Hotels and shops are closed and the boats on the river are sitting idle for a few exceptions. After checking in at the Hotel the manager, Sevkiye, asked us if we were interested in a boat trip the next ...
... rest. However this did not happen this time.
Last Monday I was hanging out my laundry to dry on the airer and all of a sudden, my hip popped out - well that's what it feels like anyway, its not actually the bone but something else. My lessons had finished for the day so I wasn't too worried and hoped that if I spent the rest of the day resting in bed then my hip should go back to normal in a few hours or so. Oh noooo.
I was ...
Disclaimer: The information I am putting in these blogs may or may not be 100% accurate. It is based on what I heard (or what I think I heard) and what I remember! Rhodes is really called "Rodos (pronounced "row dose") by the locals. It is the 4th largest Greek island. Winter population is about 120,000 while in summer it doubles because of its weather and beaches so tourism is an important part of their economy. They ...
... He said he gets this every 15 days or so.. But this medicine works in one day! His favorite word is: "normal" and he sprinkles every sentence with at least 2 of them! There are so many flowers blooming now and we are one third the way through November! Roses, Angel trumpets, Oleander, Bougainvillea in many bright shades, and Lantana grows very very big here! I never thought of my home town of Manhattan Beach as having 'Mediterranean' weather...but we share the same flora for ...
... droop from walls and paint the town purple.
Behind the city are mountains. You can see a village or two on the hillside. The winds, however, limited strolling to Uzunyali Beach which stretches for a bit over six miles. From the beach, you can see Sedir Island or Cleopatra island where, it is said, she once swam.
There is ...
Other places to stay in Turunc
Kaygiseki Mevkii, Turunc | 4 star hotelfrom $65
Cumhuriyet Caddesi No:10, Turunc | 4 star hotelfrom $44
Cumhuriyet Cad.No:30 , Turunc | 3 star hotelfrom $48
Cumhuriyet Cad. No:7, Turunc | 5 star hotelfrom $55
Turunc Mevki, Turunc | 4 star hotelfrom $111
Cumhuriyet Cad, Turunc | Hotelfrom $18
SÃ¼lÃ¼klÃ¼ Mah. 89, Turunc | Hotelfrom $64