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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... the pool. Stools in the pool. Relaxation! After about 45 minutes I'm off to see about the bar. Mum comes. Now it is important as this stage to tell everyone that we have no cash. Only our cards and there is not an ATM anywhere around. It's a 15 minute walk into town and the closest bank. Let's see if we can put it in the room. 'I'll have an Efes (local brew) please and my will have a whiskey and coke'. Seems ok except... Whisky is not ...
... used our cards to get in, then we then walked to a certain location where we sat and our tour guide gave us some information about the area, apparently people who were really sick with what ever illness would come to this city in Turkey to get better, they are known for coming up with some of the first cancer treatments. We then began to walk around the place, it was really cool, our tour guide told us the reason that the decorations at the top ...
... down the road we arrived in Ayvacik, and there waiting in a small parking space was a dolmus (minibus) to Assos. So back down the road for another twenty five kilometres and a trip through a number of villages (to drop off passengers) we arrived in Behramkale...so glad...the effort was really worthwhile. Today we visited the temple of Athena, it looked ...
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 ...