- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... don't worry - it is only the guys on their way to the football ! Sounded like a riot to us !
A stroll through quiet Sunday afternoon streets and a couple of retail investments later we were out of the light rain back in the hotel. A note here about the great service we are getting from the Adamar Hotel staff. Not only did we get the upgrade for our rooms but Gokhan on the front desk has been fantastic with advice and assistance. He sent up a complimentary ...
... that they would not break on the way home. It was time to return to the room as we did not want to carry it too far. On the way home the heavens opened and the cloudy day turned into a full blown storm. We were on a street where they sold shoes and upholstery fabric at he time and we watched them all hurriedly cover and move their wares and then rush for the broom to sweep all the rubbish into the flowing water to have it taken down the street for them. We were sure it would all end ...
... in cherrys with little mini meatballs, eggplant type stew, and dried eggplant stuffed with rice and spices served with yoghurt. It was all so delicious!! Very similar food to our Gulet cruise.
next stop was Baklava!!!!!! - again this place in considered he best and has been in business since 1956. I must say this seriously was the best baklava we've had. It's not too sickly sweet, had a really buttery flavour. There were also 2 other types of desserts, which were nice, ...
... t know how to get home. They had an entire section dedicated to leather (belts, coats, wallets, purses, etc). They had a few isles filled with Turkish rugs. There tons of shoe stores, may or may not have been knock offs. Several stores with the traditional Turkish gifts and items like plates, tea sets, hookahs, scarves, and things to hang as decoration. And then there was the jewelry, and there was a lot of it. Mostly gold but very elaborate pieces. ...
... of our trip seems an appropriate way to end: Seeing is one thing, Looking is another. If both come together, That is god. If you look for an elephant, He comes as an elephant. If you look for a tree, He is a tree. If you look for a mountain, He'll be a mountain. God is what you have in your mind. If you look for empty space, He appears as space. If you look for an ocean, He'll be an ocean. If you look for a city, He will come as a city. God is what ...