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You Wanna Buy a Rug?

August 3, 2015

One of the great Robin Williams lines in Aladdin is delivered with a cigar and a shoulder nudge…and gave us lots of laughter as we travelled through Turkey and its many bazaars. In fact, before we left, Rebecca asked what I wanted to bring home, and I definitively DID want to buy a rug. We…

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Tourists are so Funny!

July 29, 2015

There is this small village in Turkey called Olympus. Up the hill from the village of Olympus is a hill with burning rock – where methane slowly seeps out from underground and burns at the surface. The hill is called Caldiera. Naturally, in our open touristic state of mind – we put 1+1 together and…

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Hiking in Turkey is All About the Rocks

July 19, 2015

On Tuesday night we hiked up an old road – built for trading olive oil by the Lycians and improved by the Romans. There are still olive trees on the hills. At the top of the road, we found a nomad’s tea shop, a Roman temple, city hall, and cistern. The temple was built with…

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Life on the Seahorse – cruising and diving on the Aegean Sea

July 18, 2015

17 of us slept under the stars, woke at 7am for pilates and swim in the sea before 8am breakfast, or slept in (including the instructor). Then eat at 8am, move the boat, dive at 10, swim or snorkel after diving, rest in the shade, 12:30 lunch, nap or read or chat while the boat…

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“Old” Just Got 10 Times Older

July 9, 2015

In Alberta, old was a “turn of the century home” not so very long ago. In England, my idea of “old” multiplied to hundreds of years old. In Antalya, old is measured in centuries. I kind of knew this was coming, but it is a bit mind boggling. On Monday, Inci took us to explore…

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