The Residence Gayrettepe

Rustu Bey Sok. No:2 Gayrettepe, Besiktas, Istanbul, 34349, Turkey | 4 star b&b
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Travel Blogs from Istanbul

Take me back to Constantinople.....

A travel blog entry by gritttle


... means the divine wisdom of god. This great structure is 1,500 years old; originally an Orthodox Christian Church then became a mosque and up until the 1930's it was be a museum. This magnificent building took 5 years to build.

There is many evidence that the Hagia Sophia was once an Orthodox Christian Church. As soon as you walk in there is a painting above the doors of Jesus. Because Jesus is not the main prophet for the Islamic faith, it ...

Last day in Istanbul

A travel blog entry by winkie

... out the packing. The one thing I don't like, is trying to fit everything back in. Even tough I have got rid of a few things while I've been in Turkey, it still seems like I have more than I left home with, oh well. Have to be up early tomorrow so night ...


A travel blog entry by turkey2013


"Have you seen Taken 2!!!" asked a well meaning acquaintance the day before we left...between that and one projectile vomit just 7 hours into a 30 hour series of flights and taxis I must admit I was a bit woeful coming into Istanbul. But it didn't fail to delight even the bone tired kids, and we settled into our very cute little home for the next 4 days....with it's beautiful courtyard garden, a platform style bed ...

Day 9 Istanbul

A travel blog entry by shuturkey2013


... boat. It was worth it. Very relaxing and great views along the way. For 2 great hours we rode almost to the Black Sea and back. When we disembarked we wound our way up to Pierre Loti Hill for a soda/juice/tea break at this outdoor cafe. The views overlooking the Golden Horn are spectacular. Caught our breath and we're off to dinner at the Evrim Restaurant in Fahti town, a section of Istanbul. We returned to our dorm but ...

Hitting the Baths and Wanting to Hit a Salesman

A travel blog entry by michaelandre


... to get into the Hagia Sophia Museum.

Hagia Sophia was a Byzantine basilica built by Emperor Justinian in the 6th Century. It was converted to a mosque after Constantinople fell to the Ottoman Turks in 15th Century. Now a museum, it has been undergoing renovations for years. Although there is still scaffolding in place, the space is almost overwhelming in its beauty. The mosaics, overall architecture, grandeur and history ...

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This 4 star B&B, located in the Besiktas area of Istanbul, is near Dolmabahce Palace (Dolmabahce Sarayi), Leander's Tower (Kiz Kulesi), Istanbul Cevahir, and Byzas Tours.
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