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... statues unearthed tomorrow at the Antalya Museum. Next we were off to Aspendos, 48kms east. We were unable to see the Aspendos Theatre as it has been closed for renovations, but we did see the reconstructed bridge and the aquaduct. In the 1930's Atatürk, after tourıng the area, declared that theatre was too beautiful not to use and had renovations done and it now is the home of live performances. This did not sit well with some historians. ...
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Las Vegas type resorts lined the beaches. We opted for the more backpacker vibe of the small peninsula town of Side and were glad we did. To enter into town past huge ancient columns and through the Vespasian Gate is an amazing feeling ...
... and bright turquoise blue sea on the other.
Actually, it is a crowded isthmus with cars parked, market type stalls selling all the usual stuff: jewellery, shawls, leather goods, fake bags, fake scent... and one large stall which only had men's underpants. So useful.
Oh, and of course the ubiquitous piles of rubbish.
There were a few stalls selling orange or pomegranate juice, but we remembered Osman's advice about it being the end of the season and on no ...
My first impression is: Resort towns abound...almost feels like driving down any blvd in southern Florida...well not quite...we still pass the occasional Mosque with their minarets reaching for the heavens. And there are all the solar water heaters on top of EVERY ...
... people made and the pots they created from clay are fantastic, and to think that we walked on the same ground as these people is quite awesome. The statues were very detailed down to the folds and patterns in tunics worn by the emperor.
One room was dedicated to the sarcophagus. Some were very large and were obviously used by a whole family. Some showed more important people were buried in them by the detail on the ...
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