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... fell it only got colder. Fortunately I did bring a pair of slacks.
Waking up the next day the four of us had a great breakfast before heading towards Barla to begin our day's hike. Our host was kind enough to let us borrow a book on St. Paul's Trail and the map. Little did we know at the time it would be a steep climb.
After a little assistance from ...
April 10, 2014
Yesilova to Sagalassos Ruins to Egirdir - 222.5 Km
Charly's Pension, 100TL per night
- Market in Yesilova
- Gassed up and getting ...
We're in the Turkish Lake District. We visited here last time we cycled through Turkey, and remembered it as a particulary beautiful, yet not too touristy, area. It's the first time that we've crossed the path of our last cycle tour, and it's quite nice to revisit a familiar place. We're even staying at the same hostel! Had a tough day getting here yesterday: a hot pass followed by a stong headwind, which nearly ...
... Government is becoming increasing Islamic, moving away from the secularism that many Turks feel helped the country to modernise and prosper. The government is dominated by the President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who has been compared to Putin as he wants to run again as prime minister, and there has been talk of amending the constitution to give that role more power.
Our expat ...
A friend of ours started a website called Antalya Central. From time to time trips are put together to go to various places around Antalya. A van is rented and off we go. This was our first trip with them so we didn't know what to expect.
Sagalassos has history dating back to 8000 BCE and has been conquered ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsBolat Hotel Isparta
The Room was clean, the breakfast really good and generally it was ok! The main problem is that nobody from the hotel staff speaks any language except Turkish. This can be quite a problem. In the booking site, it said it offered parking. This is not true, there is a private parking close to the hotel, which you have to pay by the hour.
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