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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... meeting point. By now still not knowing what has happened the strongest most toxic smell of fumes took over and I was informed we had collided with an oil tanker, but still no idea of the condition of the ship. We were told to go back to our rooms and an announcement over the speakers informed us of the incident and that wed gained 'minor damages', we anchored down in the middle of Turkey and Greece and that was that. This morning (morning after ) we ...
... to the public at this time.
Just before the tour ends we are taken on the obligatory shopping trip. Stop at an overpriced tourist store where they will pay a commission to the tour company for purchases made. Good for a snack, with a variety of samples on offer hold out and wait to get back into town-everything here is three times the normal price.
Arriving back nearly two hours later than expected I am famished so we head to our favorite gozleme shop ...
... man in the local mall made the sign of protection against evil at me. Another of my girls had a guy at a car rental agency refuse to give her car keys. He instead gave them to her male counterpart. Also, while we were at work during an international dinner night a Pakistani man refused to give a friend of mine food because she was wearing shorts. So over all being a female here has been very interesting. You hear about it all the time ...
... pottery even glowed in the dark.
Our last landmark was the Goreme Open Air Museum. It was a church and monastery, all carved out of the chimneys. There was art painted on the walls, i think from the 11Th Century.....again information overload. These drawings have been a bit destroyed over the years even with most having their eyes scratched out by vandals. ...
... the Whirling Dervishes but my photo's of them were always blurry because they spun so fast. With unlimited alcohol and a shot of the local drink Raki (a bit like Sambucca), I was a little tipsy....I had a great night, we even danced around a fire pit!. They kicked us out at 11pm though.... So that's where the night ended for me. ...