May 11th Bergama to near Keramos, Mugla May 12th 2015 We knew this was going to be a long day but...I wasn't expecting it to be 6 hours driving!
We started off with a stop at an onyx shop we'd seen on the outskirts of town the night before. They had some smashing stuff & loads of it. One of the family came up & introduced himself in fine English, Ahmet – he'd lived in East London for 5 years. He thought his boat had come in because Cathy bought ... read more
Middle East » Turkey » Marmara » Marmara Ereğlisi Modern Turkey was founded in 1923 from the Anatolian remnants of the defeated Ottoman Empire by national hero Mustafa KEMAL, who was later honored with the title Ataturk, or "Father of the Turks." Under his authoritarian leadership, the country adopt... ... read more