Orucoglu Termal Resort
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... the old fellas in the teashop about us and our trip. Then the camera came out and the exotic visitors (us dear reader) were recorded for village posterity. 30 pence was all that our charming interlude cost us. But it was worth so much more.
Here Mehmet, do you remember the day the two Irishmen turned up on two big motorbikes...................?
Pretty good value here tonight at our hotel. A triple room with ...
... we were curious if much had changed. (http://blog.travelpod.com/travel-blog- entries/ssfahring/3/1364668571/tpod.htm l). The front certainly had, but not much more had been done with the ruins themselves. Also, everyone stayed dry this time. We also found ourselves in nooks. Terribly comfortable.
Heading down the hill after our visit we avoided a small rain ...
... him about 5 minutes, well maybe 10, to centre the clay and throw 2 pots and start on a third. They sell most of their bisque fired pots to customers to paint and resell. Back to the hotel and then off to find lunch. We ended up at another old restored wooden house that has been turned into a restaurant. Next it was down the street to visit the workshop and shop of Mehmet Gürsoy, a 2010 UNESCO Living Human Treasure. He does beautiful work on high quality ceramics. He ...
... Also next to the Great Mosque is the Kütahya Archaeology Museum. It holds artifacts dated from 11 different periods as well as items unearthed in the excavation of mounds near here. The pottery which they found interested me the most. Next we took a cab up to the fortress above the town. The views of the town were all around you. We stopped for tea in the the revolving restaurant at the very ...
... else under the sun that you might need, clothing, undergarments, linens and household items. In front of our hotel is a little park and it was set up with tents for an international student display which will continue tomorrow. Our evening walk took us through the modern pedestrian shopping street, past the old mosque into the old part of town. The difference between the old and the new is pretty outstanding. We found some museums we can go to ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service