This overlay shows Alsancak area. Trafik Hospital, Namik Kemal High School, Alsancak Sports Hall and swimming pool, Talatpasa, Sair Esref Pasa and Ziya Gokalp Boulevard, Vahap Ozaltay Avenue, Tekel building and Mimar Sinan Street.
Bondi Baths. Swimming Pool. Sydney Australia. Sea water swimming pool favoured by two types of people: those who like a cement wall between them and things in the ocean that bite, and the Bondi Icebergs whose swimming season is throughout winter.
In 1967 Harold Holt, the Australian Prime Minister disappeared, presumed drowned, while swimming near Portsea, Victoria. What type of memorial would you build for someone who drowned? A swimming pool, of course. A genuine tribute or a macabre gesture by an official with a sick sense of humour, we'll never know.