Around the World 1977 - Turkey

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23 May - Camped on the Aegean sea near Thesalonikas. 24th May - 27th May - Istanbul. 28th May - Drove to Ismir via Bursa, Balikesir, Camped south of Balikesir, north of Akhisar. 29th May - Drove to Ismir, Visited Ephasus, Camped between Aydin and Cine. 30th May - Drove via Yatagan to Fethiye, Drove to coast to Camp Deniz. 31st - Camp Deniz. 1st June - Short drive from Camp Deniz to Fethiye to unnamed deserted beach (Pattea?). 2nd June - Pattea. 3 June - Pattea to Finike. 4th June - Via Antalya to ruins of Aspendus. Camped east of Manavgat (near Side). 5th June - Through Alanya. Camped near Crusader Castle on island. (Heaven and Hell just east of Silifke). 6th June - Via Mersin inland to camp near Nidge. 7th June - Via Kayseri near Pinarbasi (turned east at Bunyan). 8th June - Via Malatya to Elazig. Turned NE to Palu. 9th June - Via Bingol to Mus to Tatuan, Camped beside Lake Van near Gevas. 10th June - North to Van then to Hosup Albayrak then Essendere to Sero (in Turkey). Camped near Sero. 11th June - Entered Iran to Reza’iyah

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