The Apple Palace
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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Smoking rooms available
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... ride. After this he uses soap and water to wash you before the massage. Sometimes they integrate the massage with the soapy wash step. Now here is where I judge the quality of the massage. Some massages are gentle rub downs with the full hand as the pressure point. I prefer a more aggressive massage where the finger tips are used to deliver pressure to the muscles and scalp. This technique is quick to locate any knotted muscles and generates some pretty loud ...
... of the temple there. Finding the site ended up being more of an adventure than we anticipated, but we're glad to have seen it!
We took a lunch break and rested some at the hotel, and then spent the afternoon at the Amasya Museum. It hasn't changed much (or at all) since last year, but I noticed a few things that I didn't pay close attention to last year, so it was worthwhile to be able to get good photographs of those objects. The museum was pretty quiet, with only a few ...
... eroded volcanic cores as well as rolling valleys. Some of the land is similar to the Kamloops and Caribou country. The town of Amasya is very picturesque with a river running through the town. At one time it was a fortified city high on the cliffs above the river. Once a provincial capital it has been a wealthy city producing kings and princes, artists, scientists, poets ...
... soup with mint, then there was a plate of Yoghurt, then there was various other dishes, some with stuffed vine leaves, others with Chickpeas and there was a Ravioli but they held back the garlic because they thought we wouldn't like it ....BIG mistake.
After dinner we dawdled along the river walk taking pictures of the Ottoman houses & castle ruins on the mountainside and the Cave cuts as they were all lit up and ...
... by the Byzantine, Seljuk and Mongols, it was an important military base under the Ottomans. After WWI, Ataturk came to Amasya and it was here that he held initial meetings to plan the Turkish struggle for independence. A large statue in the main square commemorates this seminal moment.
The town itself is set in a ravine between two high ridges and has a scenic river snaking through the middle. On the northern bank is the sheer rock face and high above ...