Villa Sultan Art Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Kalkan
After leaving Egirdir (where travellers are few and far between), we arrived in Antalya, a large modern city on the Mediterranean. We are staying in the old town, where there are once again cobbled streets and not much traffic...but it is definitely a tourist town and a bit too upmarket for us! However, today we walked to the museum and it ...
... archologists at work, ever mindful of the scorpions who are apparently common here.
Next stop was the gorgeous little seaside town of Side which has been built beside the ruins of the Apollo temple - what a stunning spot, from here we headed to the. Aspendos theatre (Turkey's most complete theatre example).
From the outside the ...
... seen done before. Usually in photography every composition and angle and best light imaginable has already been done. But not this jetty. I almost couldn't believe it came out so blue and clear. I half imagined the Mediterranean to be polluted and lifeless and lack colour. After a nice day we made our way to hadrians gate and home to noodles for dinner. Yummmm. Noodles are going to be a staple food I think. Lucky we like ...
... some random town where no one spoke English. We stopped in Konya bus station for lunch at hour 4. Yay, we can go to the toilet and no coins needed! Yay pit toilets and some guy washing his feet in the sink! Lesson learned and now I keep a couple of coins in my pocket in case :p We spoke no Turkish and had trouble ordering lunch, and Jen was too scared she would get food poisoning. Sooooo she ate a big bag of chips then felt sick and ...
We stayed last night outside Antalya near to the airport. It's a district of big monstrosities of hotels each trying to outdo the other in gaudyness. The picture is the view from our hotel room of the next hotel along. It's design is that of the Chrysler building in New York, which has a beautiful elegant tower, but they couldn't just copy it. This hotel has four of ...