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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... and living things everywhere. We then walked a very short distance to where water was pouring out of a pipe and it was now that our tour guide explained to us that the water has naturally occurring radioactive molecules in the water, because of this it was used to cure cancer. We were allowed to drink some of this water, some exchange students drinking a lot others just to try and some others taking some in a bottle. We then walked to the next form ...
We asked about three bus companies how to get to Assos from Ayvalik...no one gave a direct answer...we didn't have our Lonely Planet map with us at the time so just had to trust the bus companies would get us where we wanted to go! After passing the turnoff to Behramkale, we started to think it might be a problem getting back...but what's the use of worrying? ...
We have just spent a couple of days doing very little except swimming, eating, reading and drinking...oh and playing some rummy-o. The water temp is warm, the breeze is cool, the view from our third floor balcony of the Aegean Sea is delightful. Last night we ate marinated tuna and octopus, salad and the best eggplant/ aubergine dish we have tasted for a while. This part of the ...
We had a brief day visit to the Island of Lesbos. Sadly for Russ and I it was a day of preparation for an evening presentation on the Turkish wars after WW1. This island played a significant role in that era and was where many Turkish Greek people were expelled after the Greeks failed in their attempt to invade Turkey and capture Ankara. Carm and Michelle went on a day tour and joined us for dinner and the ...
... br> We were allowed through after the 8pm 'opening'.
DAY 43 – April 24, 2015
We are now in the Aegean Sea with the 1st stop being Lesbos and the port city of Mytilene.
This is the home of the best Ouzo.
All Greek islands have that 'special' charm and Mytilene is no ...