20 April - Istanbul Well here we are in Turkey and have hit the ground running. Breakfast at the hotel and it is a fabulous traditional Turkish buffet. Pickled roast peppers, a variety of cheeses, humus, dolma, some cereal, tomatoes (what Turkish meal doesn't include tomatoes?), cucumber, variety of meats, boiled eggs, tomato onion and chilly salad, a variety of breads etc. etc. both enjoyed a variety of items. We then walked up (our hotel is a fair distan...
Bob and John go to Gallipoli
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19 April Bob's Birthday Today is Dad's 79th birthday and while he was unable to share it with family and friends, I am sure it is a day he will remember always. Up early as we are booked to fly to Istanbul this morning. Packed up and quick FaceTime with Sean and Clare for Bob's birthday then walked to Leister Square and tube to Heathrow. Last time I was in Terminal 2 at Heathrow it was a dump, it has been totally rebuilt and is absolutely magnificent. Check...