|Webmaster's Note: Because the BikeAbout team is traveling in smaller groups for a little while, we have changed the format of the journal slightly. The dispatches for Turkey will be presented in geographical rather than chronological order. To view the chronological order, go to the itinerary.|
topics: Börek (food), Atatürk, HISTORY, Ottoman Empire, Alanya, history of the bicycle; jump to dispatch
|At 6:00 PM|
February 16–18, 1998
|Sunrise (local): 6:38 a.m.|
Sunset (local): 5:34 p.m.
|Traveled Since Feb. 15|
122 mi / 197 km
Cumulative (all groups)
2506 mi / 4044 km
|Lat: 36° 32' 30" N|
Lon: 32° 00' 08" E
Elev: 23 ft / 7 m
[Webmaster's note: This dispatch covers the days from February 16 to February 18. The almanac data refers to February 18.]
Meanwhile, Corinne and andrEa are cycling from Didim to Selçuk and then Selçuk to Izmir.
Internet access while in Turkey was provided by Raksnet.
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