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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... couple of hours to walk the streets at our leisure before being picked up and taken to lunch. Izmir, third largest city in Turkey, some interesting sights sounds and smells. Followed by s buffet style lunch, there seems to be a pattern forming....and then on towards Ayvaik and the Grand Hotel ...
... of repair. They had lovely ornate railings at the windows and brightly colourful walls and shutters. The town also has two Greek Orthodox churches that have been converted into mosques, but one still has Christian services on a Sunday morning.
Murat rang us as we were exploring to see if we were ok, his family would like to meet us! He wondered if we were close to Istanbul? Unfortunately we're not. He told us about a location close by, The Devils Footprint, we decided ...
... and sugar and formed into blocks, we chose the chocolate one. We set off north heading for our next stop, we climbed quite high into the hills, we passed quite a few picnic sites along the way, but opted for a spot on a wide pull of at the top of the windy road. It was quite cold up here do we stayed on doors out of the wind. It's been a day with some very interesting flavours! Helva, Fer, a fizzy pear drop flavoured drink and local wine that tastes of ...
... plus son and sit next to us so we set up a conversation and find they are from Sydney. We are all sitting there thinking we recognise this guy but can't place him...all through dinner we go through options as to who it might be...either a journalist or politician we think. In frustration Michel checks with the friendly guy at reception and he gives us a name which we google only to find it is another couple in the hotel. We sleep on it! Next day we ...
LESBOS, GREECE SEPTEMBER 27, 2014
Today we are in Lesbos, Greece, the port of Mytilene. The Captain is now making an announcement concerning the fact that we will be encountering gale force winds during the next 12 hours. The wind is now blowing at 25 knots going up to 50 knots. Oh well, we'll see how well this ship rides in winds of that force.
Anyway, last night we had a wonderful ...