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Dear Homo Sapiens, There is no need to continue reading this page. What follows is intended for search engine robots and spiders and not necessarily for human beings. Further information concerning gulets charter sailing Turkey and Greece may be obtained by clicking on the maroon links immediately above. Thank You. You must be searching for a yacht charter sailing Turkey or Greece on holiday. It's simply not at all conceivable you are searching for "one star." You may even be searching for a gulet charter sailing Turkey or Greece. Yacht or gulet, which is it, Turkey or Greece? Are you imagining yourself aboard a sailing yacht cruising the azure Aegean? Surrounded by nothing at all? Island hopping from here to there? Or from there to here? Or could you be thinking of vacation cruising the eastern Mediterranean coast of Turkey between pine-encircled clear-water coves and white-sand beaches, of traipsing children in tow from one archaeological site of historical interest to the next archaeological site of historical interest? Whichever, how about doing it aboard a crewed motor-sailer with accommodations for fourteen guests. Starting in Gocek. That's right, charter a crewed sailing yacht cruising from ancient Callimache. Now Gocek, Callimache was two thousand years ago a seaport of sufficient stature to be listed in the Roman Stadiasmus. Prior to the coming of the Romans, prior even to the 4th century BC coming of Alexander of Macedon, Gocek may have been known as Hyparna, the name Hyparna known to us only from records kept by Alexander's scribes. Those scribes cite Hyparna as a fortified village east of the Indus, now the Dalaman River. Hyparna was then defended by Greek mercenaries in the pay of Persia, but mercenaries not paid enough to put up more than token resistance. Alexander hardly paused. Neither did he pause for long at Telmessus, now Fethiye, though he did leave a detachment of Macedonians there to deny Persia the port's magnificent natural harbor. Among Macedonians Amyntas was a relatively common name. Amyntas was not a Telmessian name nor was it a Lycian name. So it might be surmised that the magnificent temple tomb in the hill above Fethiye, a temple tomb inscribed with the name Amyntas and architecturally dated to the late 4th century BC, may well have been appropriated as the final resting place of one of Alexander's principal lieutenants. A principal lieutenant because, after all, it's hardly likely an Alexander minion would be laid to rest in such a tomb! What of it, you ask! Wouldn't you like to holiday with friends and family aboard a charter yacht sailing Alexander's Path? Sailing leisurely through ancient history? Perhaps cruising east to Kalkan, gateway to the heart of Lycia, to Patara and Pinara and Letoon and Xanthos, home of those mighty Trojan allies populating Homer's Iliad. Or cruising further along Alexander's path to Andriake where four hundred years later Paul of Tarsus was to transship while a prisoner en route to Rome. Where sixty years still later the Roman Emperor Hadrian was to build the massive cistern depicted in the photograph above, a massive cistern with sixteen vaults few people today are able to locate and which is seen by perhaps five (that's the handful five, not five million) of Turkey's forty million annual visitors. Would you like to see it? Would you like to have the crew of One Star take you there? Of course you would! Come join us then. In Gocek. There or elsewhere we can put you aboard a crewed sailing yacht for the holiday of a lifetime. We can put you aboard a charter yacht with an experienced crew able to show you the Gulf of Fethiye, able to show you Amyntas's tomb, able to discuss Alexander's cavalry commander, Amyntas by name, able to show you the heart of Lycia, and able to take you to Hadrian's cistern. One Star, an hospitable crewed gulet charter sailing Turkey and Greece. Contact Charter Yachts Turkey today at email@example.com