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Travel Blogs from Safranbolu
... we could spend two nights. Rain clouds moved in and out. We managed to stay dry.
At "the recommended restaurant, Safranbolu Sofrasi", we enjoyed one of the best meals we had in Turkey. It is located directly behind the converted ...
... had just finished school and were walking home, it was like they'd never seen a blonde girl before and they were all trying to take photos of me when I wasn't looking!
We had lunch in this small old cafe run by an old man. At first we thought the cafe was closed because there was no one in there,but as we started to walk away this old man came and told us to go inside. Once we ordered our food, the man left and we were left ...
The day started with a visit to the City Museum. There were displays of local items of interest. What was surprising was an extensive collection of computer hardware dating back to the late 70's. There was even an Apple II, Atari but oddly no Sinclair. We then visited the clock tower which was very interesting. The local shoemaker who looks after the clock gave us a tour and pointed out how it worked. Next stop after walking through the town was a visit to ...
... hundreds of houses and mansions. Our hotel is a renovated 250 year old mansion which has all the modern amenities. Much of the original has been preserved so you have to remove your shoes when entering the building. There is a very pleasant patio which we are sitting in at the moment. We walked into the old city this afternoon and the various markets. the city is in fact named after a particular variety ...
... Well, I was happy to just listen to the venting, at the same time I was interested to know what it was going to happen. On other hand it made drive "shorter" eg time flew and we were almost there at Safranbolu. Tops!
We arrived Safranbolu, only to discover the section of main road we need to use was closed for re-sealing the road. Bus had to go around the town. To add the stress to the driver, the streets are very narrow and difficult. He succeeded but we approached to the ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet