27th August 2013 Foca

A Very Clear and Still Morning in Foca
A Very Clear and Still Morning in Foca
Looking Towards The Foca Yacht Club and a Couple of Hotels
Looking Towards The Foca Yacht Club and a Couple of Hotels
The Hillside of Houses Overlooking he Harbour in Foca
The Hillside of Houses Overlooking he Harbour in Foca

 

Today we go Ashore and Explore the Township
Today we go Ashore and Explore the Township
The Northern Harbour, Kucukdeniz Limani is Adjacent to Foca's Town Square
The Northern Harbour, Kucukdeniz Limani is Adjacent to Foca’s Town Square
Hundreds of Small Colourful Fishing Boats Line the Shore of Kucukdeniz Limani
Hundreds of Small Colourful Fishing Boats Line the Shore of Kucukdeniz Limani
The Old Harbour is Surrounded by Restaurants and Cafes
The Old Harbour is Surrounded by Restaurants and Cafes
Fresh Fish is Sold by the Harbour
Fresh Fish is Sold by the Harbour
The Fish Market is Well Worth a Visit
The Fish Market is Well Worth a Visit
Our Proud Fishmonger with his Super Fresh Fish
Our Proud Fishmonger with his Super Fresh Fish
Photos of Ataturk are Displayed Literally Everywhere in Turkey
Photos of Former Leader, Ataturk are Displayed Everywhere in Turkey
The German Shop Owner's Cat has Found a Cool and Comfortable Place to Rest
The German Shop Owner’s Cat has Found a Cool and Comfortable Place to Rest
Quaint Vine Covered Streets are Popular for the Sidewalk Cafes
Quaint Vine Covered Streets are Popular for the Sidewalk Cafes
Ric Always Manages to Find the Best Icecream  Parlour in Town
Ric Always Manages to Find the Best Icecream Parlour in Town

 

Foca has Well Maintained Buildings and the Locals seem Proud of their Town
Foca has Well Maintained Buildings and the Locals seem Proud of their Town
The Five Doors Castle as it is Known, has had Major Restoration done in Recent Years
The Five Doors Castle as it is Known, has had Major Restoration done in Recent Years
The Castle has had Numerous Restorations and in the 1500's Major Repairs were Done by the Ottomans
The Castle has had Numerous Restorations and in the 1500’s Major Repairs were Done by the Ottomans
A Group of Ladies Making the Most of the Scenery
A Group of Ladies Making the Most of the Scenery
It is Always great to get off the Boat and Explore the Towns and Villages
It is Always great to get off the Boat and Explore the Towns and Villages
The Town Appears Quite Busy as we make our Way Back to the Dingy
The Town Appears Quite Busy as we make our Way Back to the Dingy
We Return to the Boat for a Swim and Plan to Return  to the Town Later for Dinner
We Return to the Boat for a Swim and Plan to have Dinner in  the Town Later 

 

The Horse Drawn Carriage seems to have Non Stop Customers
The Horse Drawn Carriage seems to have Non Stop Customers
Tonight we Dine at the Excellent Fokai Restaurant
Tonight we Dine at the Excellent Fokai Restaurant
Fish is the Speciality Here at the Fokai Restaurant
Fish is the Speciality Here at the Fokai Restaurant
Our very Attentive Waiters
Our very Attentive Waiters
We Venture to the Busy Old Port and we were Lucky to get a Table by the Water
We Venture to the Busy Old Port and we were Lucky to get a Table by the Water
Drinks and Great Music by the Old Port
Drinks and Great Music Performed by a Local Group

 

The Flower Lady
The Friendly Flower Lady Passes By
A Small Kitten Has Fun Playing in the Nets Beside Us
A Small Kitten Has Fun Playing in the Nets Beside Us
A Lovely Young Turkish Couple from Ankara that we Chatted with Sitting Beside Us
A Lovely Young Turkish Couple from Ankara that we Chatted with, Sitting Beside Us

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