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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Free parking
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... It’s now 6:30pm, and we head back to the hotel, grab our bags and head off to the metro bus office where we are getting a shuttle to the bus station to catch our overnight bus from. We are waiting for an hour at metro bus station, eat some boiled egg sandwiches for dinner whilst we wait and manage to get onto the bus by 8:30pm. We arrive at the bus station early and wait for our bus at 9:30pm.
We jump on the bus when it arrives, ...
... food that they said was from the old Sultan's kitchens recipe books. Then menu had the number of times each dish had been prepared for the Sultan. Any way the food was very good.
It was a beautiful day when we visited Gulhane Park. Had previously just been through the edge of it. There are nice tea cafes overlooking the Marmar Sea and the Golden Horn and then into Asia Minor. Nice flower gardens and pleasant shade beneath the large old ...
... exit row seats for this fight and gotta say it was one of the best airlines we have travelled with. I'm not surprised They have won best European Airline for 3 years in a row. Without doubt the best airplane food we have had flying economy. We touched down in Istanbul and were soon transferred into the centre of the city by private transport. It cost a few Euro more than a taxi, but we were told not to trust the taxi drivers. ...
... s a line it must be for something cool right? It turned out to be for the treasury, which I'm sure is interesting for some, but gold and silver has never really impressed me. I skipped the next line which was for more of the treasury, but then joined another one for prophet artefacts. I'd no idea what those were. It turned out to be a collection of weapons and other personal effects belonging to the prophets of Islam and their followers. One ...
... to see how she would eat with the obvious challenge. Interestingly, the children were not served any food until she had been served and had eaten most of her freshly prepared tomato, cucumber and pita meal. No, she did not remove the burka, but rather lifted the bottom sufficiently high to allow her to put food in her mouth.
Before departing we had a very interesting discussion with our 22 year old waiter, who spoke some English. He informed us that he was ...