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Set the alarm to hopefully wake up before the winery opened. On the trip back from the toilet I noticed the gate opened and the welcome sign out - damm! Back to the van I noticed a lay standing outside the main doors so I rushed back to grab some money and dragged Owen with to hopefully purchase some wine as a thanks. The lady was really lovely and said it was no problem at all, offered me a tasting - which I for the first time ever had to turn down - it was only 8.15 ...
... I had had enough. I walked slowly back to the hostel.
It was time to go to Turkey. I went to the money exchange and got mostly Turkish Lira for my Georgian Lari. I could immediately tell the quality of the buses were much better in Turkey by what I saw at the bus station. I easily found a bus that was going to a city called Trabzon, which is one of the main cities along the Black Sea in Turkey. The border was only about 15 minutes away from Batumi and we arrived quickly. ...
... any western place with a bit of style to look. The barman spoke perfect English and when we asked for food he told us they had none! This was soon rectified, thee guys in the bar called a local pizza shop and within 10 mins had a pizza delivered to us in the bar we sat down with a beer and enjoyed lunch. It was amazing to have such lovely people, willing to go out of their way to help when all you have driven through is places full of unfinished buildings, ...
... the atmosphere is nice, the one street lined with shops and cafes almost Western European-like in architecture, and it's not hard to get caught up in the people-watching. I tried a local specialty loosely translated as "cheese in the oven" - a pot of ham, mushrooms, and a blend of two cheeses melted in the oven and served with thin, pizza crust-like bread. Mmm.
There's not too much more in Bitola, it's more of a place to soak up ...