Best Point Hotel
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... 8217;t quite get the healing column (aka the wishing, sweating or weeping column), which is said to be damp in the middle and have supernatural powers. It is a remarkable building on the inside, with awe inspiring architectural proportions, symmetry, aesthetics, and acoustics, and I am not sure there are many other buildings in the world where you would see a crucifix alongside calligraphy and hieroglyphics.
Across the road at the Blue Mosque, the imposing dome, 6 minarets and ...
... that one of the things I love about this city is how it takes care of the stray dogs and cats. There are loads of them around. Steve and Chase had visited here on their way to Africa and they had told us that the dogs have tags in their ears to show they've been fixed and had all their shots. They don't seem to have the same for cats, but there are bowls of food and water up high in a lot of places so it's clear they're being well fed. Of course we love that!
... and longer cat knapsack than me. Arrived hotel about 9am no room available until 11am. Had lunch in the mall up the street. Can't believe the number of mobile phones, smokers, scooters and how they drive constantly blowing their car horns amazed there are no accidents. Watched prayers at the mosque opposite the hotel amazed at how they wash their feet before going in. Went to bed around 9 ...
... see that you can't really go wrong. With over two thousand years of being one of the Earth's greatest and most important cities, there is a lot of history to go through. Most of the churches that existed when this place was Byzantium were converted into mosques after the Ottoman conquest and as such have a rich an varied history. But the great palaces of the Sultans and Caliphs that have ruled over the Empire are what really set istanbul apart. ...
... these external marks are the differences unseen by us, but evident to all Hindus – that of caste. It is a difficult concept for a westerner to swallow. But in India it is readily accepted, hardly worth noting, and provides order. In Varanasi our guide mentioned casually that the boatmen providing rides were a different caste from the fishermen plying the same waters. Neither would do the job of the other. Nor could a Brahmin open a betel nut ...