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Jun 4, 2012 - Erdemli to Tasucu

Monday 4/6/12 Erdemli to Tasucu 68 ks What a hot morning, already about 32C at 9.30. cycle only 3 ks and we see a large area of ruins at the roadside. No-one about so we take a walk around and then a guide shows up, he has very little English and he takes about 45 mins to show us the floor mosaics, wells, church areas, and the large arena for entertainment and sports. I think he was trying to say that gladiators would fight each other, probably as this are roman ruins. We had only cycled 5 ks , but feeling so hot, so we took a swim at Ayas...

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Jun 3, 2012 - Mersin to Erdemli

Sunday 3/6/12 Mersin to Erdemli 65ks Had a grt night sleep and keen to get riding on the coast and enjoying some swimming. Watched a guy collect all the plastic bottles out of the skip at the back of the hotel, while I ate breakfast this morning, he had a huge bag full tied onto his bike, wonder how many stinky skips he had to go to, he probably has easy pickings in any park area, plastic bottles lie on the ground everywhere. Humbled me to think that pete and I are able to use a bike to enjoy a holiday and his bike is his part of his...

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