Olympos Orange Pension
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
TravelPod Member ReviewsOlympos Orange Pension
A perfect place to spend some nights... very nice staff delicious dinner and very good breakfast as well..aircon in the rooms
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Das war ein sehr erlebnisreicher Reisestopp, dementsprechend wird der Eintrag ein wenig länger...Olympos ist ein Dorf an der Küste, welches umgeben von einem Mittelgebirge ist. Es ist so warm, wie an allen anderen besuchten Orten, aber irgendwie ist hier das Klima trotzdem ein wenig anders. Feuchter und dementsprechend fruchtbarer scheint es zu …
... 9 AM, but because we were doing the EFE dance (Which is a Turkish folk dance in which the dancers act as eagles displaying mainly bravery and other traits) which needed to have a costume, we needed to be there at like 8:15 AM to get dressed and make sure we were ready for the dance with no hold up's. (We had done lessons for this dance almost every week for 5-6 weeks, it was a very fun and memorable experience, a memory like most in an exchange that we will remember for the rest ...
... and and carpets!!!!) Such a fantastic time we are having.!!! The food has also been quite an eyeopener. We were trying to ask the waiter if the meat for the iskender (like a schwarmer) was lamb or goat. (They do eat goat here!!!!) He looked at us very blankly until Joy went baaaaa baaaaaa and mehhhh mehhhhh.Joy ordered a Rusian salad last night and guess what she got - a tin of mixed vegetables with some mayonnaise!!! Its a bit of hit and miss at times with what you order ...
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 ...
... and has a very relaxed atmosphere, plus great value! Here we have enjoyed a very relaxing time at the beach, searching the old ruins of Olympus, hiked some of the Lycian Way (550km hike which would be good to try some day) and also hiked to Chimaera where flames seep out of the earth - see the photos to believe it - they have a good legend also which I won't recount here.
That's about it for now, we're off to Kaş ...