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This will be the shortest entry ever. I am so embarrassed at the shear amount of laziness that I exhibited while in Sozopol. On the bus ride into town, I met a German guy and a British girl. We went right away for an ice cream and drink. Then we found the hostel and pretty much moved in and set up camp. It was almost like being university roommates again. We had a blast doing absolutely nothing. It was all ...
... include Nesebar in its list of World Heritage Sites in 1983.
There's overt 12,000 people living here and they're definitely supported by the tourist industry with street upon street of shops and souvenirs, for the most part just that... tacky souvenirs.
The day was spent exploring this World Heritage site and a drive out to a Wine tasting...which was a complete waste of ...
... caught the tram and funicular to Taksim and wandered along the grand boulevard of İstıklal Caddesi through the Beyoğlu district; we caught the ferry to the Asian side of Istanbul and meandered around Üsküdar and Kadıköy and we lunched at Ortaköy where sadly the second most photographed mosque in Istanbul was being renovated so there were no photo opportunities. We also visited the Blue Mosque, Basilica Cistern, the spice market and ...
We had to tender into shore, which no one enjoys, but they don't have docking facilities for cruise ships in this port. So once on dry land we met up with our small group of ten people and found our guide, who took us on a walking tour of the Old Town, which is on a small island now connected to the mainland by a short man-made causeway.
Winding cobblestone streets in this UNESCO World Heritage Site are ...
... pointed me to a building across the road. Spirits soared. Hotel is full, spirits depleted. Aytos has a population of 30,000 people, there must be more hotels somewhere, but I certainly cuoldnt ind them. Anyway, made the decision to head to Burgas on the Black Sea. A big tourist town where id defo find somewhere to sleep.
Road there was brutal, very strong headwind and suddenly huge amount of traffic. 30km seemed to take forever. ...
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- Swimming pool