Balcova Thermal Otel
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- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
- Business Services
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... we both enjoyed the experience! Just as with the selfie stick salesmen, there are cruise salesman on every corner. Many of them actually work for the same company. If only we had realized that, we could have gotten a better price! The cruise itself was pretty fun and it was so nice to feel the ocean air after suffering through the heat all day. We got to see a lot of the sites we had been to from a different perspective. The water is so blue and beautiful, which ...
... a block from the coast of the Aegean Sea, in the heart of Izmir nightlife. One street over from where we are staying is "hooker street" - primarily tranny prostitutes- call me weird but this tickled me pink.
Almost feels Vegas like here in the sense that everything seems to go. Park wherever, crazy parties all hours of the night, people pull out chairs and tables and hang out like you would on a stoop. ...
... be followed that fascinates me. Needless to say, by the end of the day, we walked about ten miles and I was completely worn out. We spent the bulk of our second day visiting the ancient city of Ephesus, located about an hour outside Izmir. Uncovering this city was one if the largest excavation sites ever discovered. It's pretty amazing to see such a place that's sooooo old (founded 10th century BC) and trying to imagine what life was like during ...
... welcoming to all of us. I had a cup of Turkish lemon-flavored ice cream and hot black tea, which were both delicious. We relaxed and chatted while we ate for a while, and the family who owned the shop brought their little son to say hi to us. I believe they said he was a little under two years old. At first he acted kind of shy, but soon warmed up to us and even started singing to us! We eventually got him to sing both "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little ...
... Whether Mary actually lived and died there is open for discussion - however as both Christians and Muslims agree that she had an important role in religion - believers of both faiths visit. Today Fransiscan priests and nuns look after the site.
we then were taken to a carpet maker - and shown the women at their looms, the cocoons of the silk worms ( did you know that each cocoon has 1 mile of thread and the process commences by taking 1000 threads then re loom again 10 ...