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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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Woke up at 3:00 am, read guidebooks and checked email. Sunrise was @ 6:15 so went out for a walk though Old Town as it began to wake up. Mostly older Ottoman homes & shops that have been converted into hotels, hostels, restaurants, and bars with a sprinkling of shops and a little market on every street. This ancient part of the city was built …
Arrived at the Frankfurt airport somewhat after 7:00 a.m. It's a huge airport - major transfer point for United and Luftansa and probably many more airlines. I definitely got my morning exercise in as I think I walked for over a half hour to get to gate B20 - walked all around terminals A & B twice, once on the ground floor and once on the …
... stuff and much of what I'd read about when you go through the Greek Mythology stage - as you do.
After a few hours we finished the tour and after one of our party let it be known she was going to watch Troy (the movie) starring Brad Pitt, to understand more about the story (our guide shook his head in disbelief at this) we started back, ferried back to Eceabat and bussed back to Istanbul getting back to our hotel at 11.57pm precisely.
... the call to prayer for Maghrib. Time flew, it was already sunset.
I took a well-deserved, hot shower and set out in search of nothing at all. I wanted to walk, breathe in the cold air and figure out what the hell I was doing. I asked the reception desk where the Blue Mosque was and learnt it was only a five minute walk. I thought I would handle the cold, so I set off in a light hoodie and scarf wrapped around my neck. I found myself walking uphill on ...
... Was bread and meat. Of course, each slightly differing from the one before. Perhaps my favourite dish (desert) was baklava; not only did this piece of heaven leave you on a high (undoubtedly because of the high sugar content), it included includes layers of filo dough filled with nuts, (more) sugar and cinnamon covered in honey... Delicious!
My 25th Birthday abroad will be hard to beat, but the challenge is definitely there..after all, the world is my ...