Otel Vidinli Samsun
Travel Blogs from Kale (Demre)
... computer work, etc. We're both feeling much better, and I think our little break was worth it to be in good shape for the next leg of our journey. Sorry, no pictures - there are some nice professional shots of the hotel on their website if anyone is curious :)
One of the things I'm having to learn about this whole research process is that, not unlike most everything else in life, not every adventure or attempt is going to be successful. We had one of those days today. I had seen brief references in some of my sources to ruins that were around the area/neighborhood of Amisos Hill, so we set out this morning to walk around the surrounding area and see if we could find anything, as these ...
... br> Finally, we took the cable car back down the hill and explored perhaps one of the most, ahem, unique sites we've seen in Turkey thus far. According to Greek legend, there was a group of warrior women that inhabited the area around Samsun known as the Amazons, and the city has recently set up a mock Amazon "village," which showcases realistic-looking models of Amazon women performing various tasks. There is also an ...
Travelled along Black Sea Coast yesterday heading west Heading south today towards Cappadocia then on to Mediterranean Coast What a fabulous day, got off the main highway and traveled up through the mountains, we were heading towards a lake to camp for the night but never got there We stopped for bread at a most amazing bread shop/garage, all fresh baked, he showed us how it all worked then suddenly everyone came from nowhere, shaking hands, wanting to talk, no-one understanding anyone, ...
... the mechanic said everything was okay and took first tee times. Then he removed the tire and took it away and after an hour he came back. He immediately began to assemble, but I quickly realized that what was wrong. Here is the list of what the mechanic has it all wrong:
1st - Wrong profile. It was a road tire, but I need something for gravel roads and sand.
2nd - Wrong dimensions. He has to put up a small tire. ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking