Swans 1 Hotel
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
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Travel Blogs from Marmaris
... so I could stretch out to sleep across 4 seats. Carley will appreciate my "Mr Bean moment" when I hung my wet knickers and tee-shirt out on the tray tables to dry them off. :-)
The flight and bus connections were all very easy, so here I am now in Marmaris, Turkey. I spent all day in the Albatros Marina going over one potential boat purchase, hitch-hiked back to town at end of the day, ...
... an earthquake. The Italians rebuilt it in 1938. The Italians have done a great job but spoilt it by decorating inside with a lot of Italian furniture, relocated mosaic floors etc. from Ancient Greek sites. Amazing! We then had free time to wander the streets. The Main Street that leads from the Palace is called The Avenue of Knights and inns are located along here that once housed the knights of various nationalities e.g. Inn of Spain, Inn of France. Wandered the narrow lanes ...
... up to a castle at the top which like many medieval fortresses replace Greek and roman temples and reused much of the marble from the prior temples. The view of the Aegean sea from the top was amazing. The top of the castle had ancient roman rooms. You could take a donkey up to the top, but we were advised against it as some people fall off and get injured. I got a nice linen pants and almost left ...
I spent two weeks on a volunteer workcamp in the district of Mugla. I went through an organisation called CSV which offers many different workcamps at affordable prices. I chose to volunteer at a Cat and Dog shelter as I am a huge animal lover.
This was an absolutely incredible experience and I had the chance to meet some amazing people from all over the world. The first weekend was ...
... recommend it. If you haven't heard of Workaway before it's essentially where you stay with someone and work for them, for example on a farm or in a B&B and they give you accommodation and sometimes food for free. You have to pay €23 for two years or €30 if you are travelling and volunteering as a couple. It's certainly well worth it and there are hosts all over the world and many, many different types of work ...