In the afternoon we spent four glorious hours drinking beer in the sun on a Bosphorus cruise. The weather here has been amazing, it’s almost like Turkish sky doesn’t know what clouds are!
|On the cruise|
Information on all the historical sights was surprisingly interesting although please don’t quiz me on it :-D. As we didn’t sleep the night before I was in bed by midnight and up at 6am to head to Gallipoli!
A five hour drive from Istanbul, Gallipoli has a large significance for us Kiwi’s (and the Aussies too). I’m not going to say too much about is as I think it’s best that you see it yourself but its incredible and very sobering to be at the site of the battles. Our guide was excellent, very knowledgeable and excellent English (RSL tours seem to be fantastic so far!). I’m going to do
Now that I’ve finished a surprisingly delicious tea and fed a skinny stray ginger cat most of the cheese on my pide I’m off to Troy!