Otel Vidinli Samsun
Travel Blogs from Kale (Demre)
13.8.2013 Samsun (TR) Km: 22017 All wrong / Alles falsch gemacht
In the morning all alone stood at the campsite and just drank coffee and written messages. Except the sound of the sea and the birds it was quiet, I could very well relax and enjoy the morning with a very calm disposition. After a great ride along the Black Sea coast, I found motorcycle shop in Samsun. I thought, why not now change the tire and save a day in Ankara. So far so ...
Today, we made the "grand premiere of traveling by bus during the day. It took us the whole day to go Samsun, but the trip was really enjoyable while we could admire Turkey's wonderful landscapes and seaside. The landscape on the right was a wonderful sea. And on the left we saw very cute villages in the hills, all of them with one nice white mosque and its elongated, tall and thin white minaret. As we went deeper into Turkey, ...
... caught sun rays shrone through the colourful mosaic window. Beautiful to look at. Nothing much inside the church apart from the windows.Oh, importantly note that the church are by the beachside.
Unfortunately the beach are filled by rubbish. What a shame, if it is clean we could have a quick swim. Temperature today was hot, and for ladies we had to cover our elbows and knees as respect to the Turkish Muslims. I hear along the Black Sea coast of Turkey are conservative.
... car and flagged down a taxi to take us to the airport.
I have checked my credit card statement to see if we are being charged for a missing car but there is nothing yet, not even the main charge for the car. Who knows, maybe the car
is still waiting there, gathering dust, with the keys in the glove compartment.
As we enjoyed the short flight back to Instanbul, we ...
... of the main cities on the Black Sea, which I'm determined to explore properly before continuing on. It's very hot, but I decide to try to walk from the bus station to the city (despite previous bad experiences trying to do this in Turkey!) I'm rewarded by a shady park, a cozy city center and a decent cafeteria style restaurant where I can "look and pick"--my favorite way of eating here in Turkey.
Next I head up to the Black Sea ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking