Travel Blogs from Adana
... back of the big ones. As you draw along side there's a vacuum effect as you find yourself drawn in close, followed by a final shove outwards as you come into the wind again that the truck is pushing. It's quite an effect to maneuvre yourself through and can be fun once you know what to anticipate. Basically I just hunch through the backwash, take a lean left next to the truck - and you can be quite strong shoving yourself across, then poke ...
... Except this hotel has electricity.
Typical Turkish breakfast is laid out before me but spend the rest of the morning trying to eradicate beeswax from teeth and gums from the honey, which is....delicious.
Anitkabir is the first port of call. Ataturk's Mausoleum - he being the founding father of modern Turkey. Mausoleum stands at the head of three sides of colonnaded arcades. Slightly reminiscent of Nazi architecture or a set straight out ...
... 45am ( quarter of an hour late) and missed the connecting flight to Adana ( where I was to meet the truck). Actually I was always going to miss it as the Istanbul - Adana flight left at 8.05. I had booked a total flight on the web ( Tel Aviv - Adana) but somehow their web site can't schedule properly. I tried to contact them in the days before the flight but just kept getting a standard reply - " we are looking into your query and will respond ...
... view. Gary ordered a Turkish speciality - a meat 'sorte' - and from the first bite the look on his face said it all, he was LOVING his food. From there we drove to Mersin. Cenk's family have a gorgeous apartment in a very smart estate right on the beach. The water wasn't as clean as we have become used to and the sand was kind of dirty but it was still nice to be by the sea. After a relax by the water and quick game of basket ball it was time to ...
This is one of the most spectacular scenes I have ever witnessed in my life. I was completely mesmerised by the number of them, the colours, the view, the sun rising in the background...I just stood there staring and grinning not wanting it to end.
We then decided to continue our journey, plan was to do the 2 hour walk through the rose and red valleys. We could have gone back down the way we had come but surely ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility