Swissotel Gocek Marina and Resort
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... didn't see him reach the top but joked with him that I'd like to include his adventure in my blog and could he do it again so I could take a photo.Sorry folks I couldn't persuade him !
It's been quite breezy today but still hot more swimming and more relaxing with just the lap of the water against the side of the Gulet.
We've just enjoyed afternoon tea and cake, so I thought I'd take the opportunity to write up today's ...
... he is the one writing the story.
As the days wane in life, I am striving to be content sitting on the curb and simply wanting to be in the presence of the Lord. If I have him, I have everything I need. In his presence there is joy forevermore!
Come what may or come what must
even a drop in the ocean finds its course
when it finally learns how to trust. ~JW
Let all that I am wait quietly before God,
for my hope is in him.
... more houses, shops, and other buildings in the vicinity.
HOME SWEET HOME!...
Tarsus is mentioned in the Bible on several accounts but most notably as the birthplace of the Apostle Paul (as called Saul). Paul was born in Tarsus in c. 5-10 A.D. under the reign of Augustus Caesar when the Stoic philosopher Athenodorus, son of Sandon, was governor of Cilicia. Historically, many Jews migrated to the region of Cilicia and the ...
... with me wondering what people had done up here in this windswept remote place. Was this an army barracks at the top of the world for an old civilisation? A monastic mountain retreat? There were no signs, nothing to aid a tourist's understanding. This made it feel all the more special for finding.
The next memorable part of this leg was after the turn onto the Kamisly Koyu Yolu road in north Adana province. Here I would start ...
... 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 ...