It’s been a while since we have done a Weather App Trumps, perhaps out of the realisation our readers aren’t octogenarians glued to the weather channel all day in case a spot of rain is due to give their arthritis a bit of gyp. But with us soon to move on from our Chiang Mai home of the past few months we felt it worth commemorating our mixture of sun, smog and rain.
Normally we compete against another blogger chosen randomly via our Twitter feed but decided to make a change this time around. We had hoped to go the Hunger Games route and pick 24 participants – one male, one female – from 12 districts and have them battle to the death based on who was in the hottest place but our lawyers pointed out this was almost certainly illegal. So we made our choice via Facebook instead.
The selection of Bodrum’s Kaya Pansiyon was easy to make. Aside from the welcome Mustafa and his tight-knit staff gave us when we last visited his town, Bodrum was where we decided to book the tickets for our current trip. Bodrum also has the added advantage of being only a couple of hours away from our home town of Didim and can show us just what we are missing by not spending this summer in Turkey. On a head to head (Wednesday to Monday) comparison the score is:
The Working Traveller (Chiang Mai) 0 – 6 Kaya Pansiyon (Bodrum)
Ouch, we were owned