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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Business Services
- Free parking
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The main reason for us going south from Canakkale was to get to the ancient ruins of the city of Troy written about by Homer. Troy has been a centre of civilisation for about 5000 years and there are the remains of 9 cities built one on top of another over all that time. So as an archeological site it is one of the most important in the world and new discoveries are still being made, as the ...
... ride but not photogenic.
Just before we got to the main road, we got to a point where we saw hundreds of cars parked on both sides of the road. Many hundreds of people were at picnic restaurants lining the route. We parked and went to check it out. Some places had musicians playing in the garden. The restaurants scheme was to pick your meat; lamp, beef, chicken, veggies, etc., then it would be brought ...
... knew by now to trust Oscar's judgement when it comes to food. The man knows how to eat.
Oscar explained that this place had a couple of different options, but he highly recommended their specialty--the traditional Turkish pancake. I'm not sure about anything else, but when I hear the word pancake, I'm thinking fluffy, maple syrup covered breakfast food. Well, a Turkish pancake is definitely not that. But don't panic. A Turkish pancake, or ...
... seeing the shirt that the man’s friend had given him. I plodded my way up an endless slope to a tiny Orthodox church which is undergoing restoration, lovely shape both inside and out, and a beautiful view of the upper village out the next-door café window. Then I just wandered down slowly, found a dear little old lady at the back of the church with a table laden with knitting, she was sitting with her little cat and didn’t mind when I asked if ...
... and Theresa left for a hamam experience, and a history professor and her daughter sat down at the table next to us and joined the conversation. Both David and the ladies are quite the travelers and were a lot of fun to talk with about places they've been and languages they speak (like eight languages between the three).
Once Uncle Albert and I got into gear, the first place we went was the Izmir Agora ruin (Smyrna city market). It was ...