Incekum Beach Resort
Travel Blogs from Alanya
... and dinner for about $45 we left in mission to find a club. Assuming we were going to a pub type place i followed along. After stopping for a few shots we reached our destination. Safe to safe I never expected to see anything like it in turkey. A strip of bars and clubs like something taken straight out of Vegas, music blaring and lights everywhere. The one we went into was an open air nightclub with people ...
... and different teas and juices.
When we arrived it was 8.30 pm and we were picked up by a nice man who took us to the room we are renting. It was time for a walk...too much sitting had been done. We decided to walk to the beach and explore.
What a circus!!! It was like a New Year's Eve party in a major Thailand tourist hot spot. Lights beaming colours into to sky, neon signs flashing everywhere you look, tourists walking round dressed like drug overdosed ...
... There were eleven us in all. Two girls from China who spoke very little English. A couple both originally from China studying in Boston. He is an architect and now studying to be an urban planner at Harvard. She is studying at Boston University. They plan on returning to China when their studies are done. A couple from southern India, but he is currently working on a project in London. They and their 2 year old daughter will return to India once the ...
... it was actually some Turkish loo paper and not a fish at all.
As she said later, " you would have thought that as we aren't allowed to put loo paper in the loo, they would have provided a bin with a lid..." But I think that counts as advanced thinking.
The boats all moored at the entrance of the Manavgat river, where it meets the Mediterranean. On all the tourist photos, this looks like a glorious, deserted, sandy isthmus, with creamy turquoise green river on ...
... renting a Turkish car is the best way to go ( although not a fiat I hear). One just has to be brave...and start out somewhere outside of Istanbul...and probably NEVER even attempt to drive within its boundaries...simply out-of-control! Anyway, Konya...I have picked up a couple of books that will help me understand more about who Rumi really was. I picked up a few silly souvenirs as well...and some Sufi music...we went to the Mevlani Museum ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center