Travel Blogs from Avsallar
... ended up at a Texmex/Italian/Turkish restaurant which was not at all your typical Turkish restaurant. Within 30 mins of us being there the main waiter was up on one of the girls chairs gyrating and stripping above our table. Fireworks and flares were then brought out and taken around the restaurant. At one point, myself and the other girls were also up on our chairs dancing to the music. After our 4 ...
... bloodshot eyed megalomaniacs. No sand can be seen on the beach due to over packed beach chairs squished together like Lego, no trees, dunes, grass or anything natural. It is all man made rock walls containing sand near the water and more rock walls preventing any kind of natural erosion. Yet hundreds and hundreds of people were down along the beach strip in the restaurants, jewellery stores, tacky clothing stores, fake watch and shoe stalls etc. all buying up big on ...
... statues unearthed tomorrow at the Antalya Museum. Next we were off to Aspendos, 48kms east. We were unable to see the Aspendos Theatre as it has been closed for renovations, but we did see the reconstructed bridge and the aquaduct. In the 1930's Atatürk, after tourıng the area, declared that theatre was too beautiful not to use and had renovations done and it now is the home of live performances. This did not sit well with some historians. ...
... knows how strong the smell might be when it is full of prostrate bodies.....
The day has been gloriously sunny and wam. Perfect weather.
The plan tomorrow is to be woken at 0515, for breakfast at 0545, and to leave on the 12 hour coach trip for Cappadocia shortly after that.
I just hope no one drank the pomegranate juice today.
We were warned that we have to cross the mountains tomorrow and there are no trees or bushes for three hours.
... s body as well as his father's, son and a lot more notables are entombed...There is also some of Mohammed's beard encased... Sham's special hat...somehow..commercialism has taken over. We are now on the Meditterarean...driving towards Olympos...there are large bunches of bananas being sold everywhere...and...Palm trees...I am already feeling resistant to the 'resort like feel'...where are the quaint villages with the children running around ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool