Olympos Orange Pension
Travel Blogs from Olympos
Am going to have to do a couple of food entries.... The kids are eating the most mind blowing variety of things...Kara even ate a fish eyeball!! Note to self, need to take more care with variety of foods for dinner, make them look more attractive, and set the table properly...Not really rocket science is it!! Starting our walk tomorrow on the Lycian Way down near Antalya on the Mediterranean coast, so might be a while between ...
... reedy marsh/delta down the river to the beach. This beach is a breeding ground for loggerhead turtles, but they let people sunbathe here during the day so long as they don’t lie on top of a nest or stick a sun umbrella into the ground. Seriously?! Croc Dundee pulled the boat up to a little hut on the river where two people were dropping bait into the water to entice the turtles. Suddenly one appeared, and while it snapped away at the bait we snapped ...
... looking UP) you'll see supports for a roof that covered at least part of the seating. Remember,these would have been daytime performances and sheltering from the sun important.
The amphitheater seated about 12,000. Here is a period costume.
And here's Eve deciding that all the world, might just be ...
... a car brand of their own, but make parts, etc., for all of the major car companies (including Ferrari). Textiles didn't surprise me as we all know about Turkish towels and rugs, that sort of thing. Part of the area we drove through today had a few cotton fields, but that industry has dried up because of competition from China.
Here's another tidbit. The Turkish language is not an Arabic language but is more a combination of Hungarian and ...
... proven to have very different terrine since we are driving through the mountains and then down to the coast. The weather is much cooler and you feel like you more in Germany or Switzerland than heading to the Mediterranean. I am not sure if we will get wifi on the boat so we may have to wait to post all the pictures and updates from that part of the ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility