Travel Blogs from Ayvalik
... cooked dinner.
Our share accommodation at the Taksiyarhis Pension was adorable, we wanted to move in. We enjoyed our dinner overlooking the city after spending the afternoon preparing our delicious feast.
We had a wonderful sleep until 3am when a person walked the streets drumming loudly. I hadn't mentioned that the month of ...
... and we watched the start of the Tdf in local time. It was formal night, so we decided to dress up - the first formal night we missed due to jet lag. Spent the evening chatting to a retired Dutch couple, who enjoy doing their own excursions, TripAdvisor may be their next research tool. It is just past midnight and the Netherlands are playing Costa ...
Picked Bob and Janice up this morning, got the van storted and we were off, well, when you have Bob driving after a 11 hour flight, Lyall doing the navigation with ipad, Vaughan in the back offering advice plus road works you can just imagine what it was like, yes we went off the radar a couple of times but we were ...
... There was only 1 seat available but a man on the tail end of middle age with salt & pepper hair and a deep sun tan was adamantly courteous, insisting that we sit together. How pleasantly generous!
At the next bus station we needed to transfer and after getting the last tickets (or so they said) we had 90 minutes to kill. We walked across the hot and vacant parking lot to something like a chip cart. Mia had a döner while Eli opportunely tried the ...
... 2500 BC. It’s greatest period was around the 7th layer, which is the supposed time of the Trojan Wars, and the events and characters of the Iliad. The 8th and 9th layers lead up into Roman civilization. Interestingly, the Romans view Troy as their heritage, as the Trojan, Aeneas was believed to have escaped the Trojan War, fled to Rome, and become the progenitor of the Roman emperors. Incredible to think of such as Agammenon, Achilles, Aeneas, Alexander et al treading ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service