Olympos
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Olympos

Leaving the Blue Cruise and starting off for the last stretch of my trip was bittersweet. It was sad, of course, to say goodbye to so many wonderful people, and there are certainly worse things I’ve experienced than the yachting lifestyle! At the same time, it was nice to get back to land and see … Continue reading

Pamukkale
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Pamukkale

After a night’s recovery in Selçuk from the adventure of Ephesus, I was up bright and early to start on the next chapter of my holiday. I woke up feeling surprisingly refreshed, especially given the sunburn and sore feet I was nursing from the previous day.  My good mood, I think, stemmed mostly from my … Continue reading

Ephesus
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Ephesus

The next chapter of my vacation started in Selçuk, a small touristy town located near the famous ancient city of Ephesus. My journey there from Eceabat was a lengthy one, but, as I mentioned earlier, I didn’t much mind the coastal drive in my comfy travel bus. My hotel was just a short walk from the … Continue reading

To the Sea!
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To the Sea!

My posts are falling a couple days behind, and I’m going to go ahead and blame WordPress’ new uploading system. To say it functions at a snail’s pace would be generous. But I shall overcome. Yagmur and I spent an afternoon down by the Bosphorus, walking, chatting, and enjoying the sunshine and sea air. We … Continue reading