- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
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... hired a motor scooter now to get around town. I'll go back to the marina tomorrow to look at another boat.
The area is quite different to I imagined; not that I can think now what I imagined. The first thing that struck me driving in the bus from the Dalaman airport to Marmaris, is how quiet it is (especially after Asia). The towns, roads etc. were empty of people. The countryside is ...
... and was reputed to be 110 feet tall and made in bronze. It only stood for 56 years until an earthquake toppled it into the sea in 224BC. It lay half submerged until an (Egyptian?) scrap dealer carried the pieces away on 900 camels nearly 900 years later! The 'modern day' history in Rhodes began when the Knights of St. John took control in 1309 after being expelled form the Holy Land and the Pope suggested using Rodos as their base to harass Turkish communications. As a result ...
... terms "hangover" and "hair of the dog" and they seemed to get it. If we could do it over again we would actually skip the mainstream stuff like the ruins and get a more local intimate look at the villages and produce. We did have an accidental encounter with some blokes harvesting olives which was interesting. The swim was great. Warm water and clear as crystal. And no one else on the beach. Had a beach side beer and fish (tuna which looked like minute steak but was ...
... when we arrived at Chora we completely missed the stairs up to the monastery but had a great time wandering around this picturesque village, spotting restaurants with views for lunch and a bakery! We came across a church which we thought might be the monastery but were shooed out by the priest as he was leaving and locking everything. A bit more wandering and we found the monastery albeit from the back door. We met up briefly with Scott and Julie who had taken ...
The island of Rhodes is another big tourist attraction with many beach resorts and hotels. I was told tourist season has another 2 weeks and then everything closes. The weather has been great, sunny in the mid 20's. This is a good time of year to go, perhaps not as crowded and not as hot.
We went to the village of Lindos a typical island village with whitewashed houses and narrow winding ...