Best Point Hotel
Travel Blogs from Istanbul
... something about 30 minutes. Eventually another woman who spoke some English said that the airport was the last stop and we would be better off by putting all of the luggage in the wheelchair area and sit elsewhere to help with movement of people. So I worked my way out and a couple of the bags were moved in the area but it didn't do a whole lot for the flow of traffic. Since the woman was nice, I did what she asked. One of the dance mothers however, ...
... of the Bosphorus, because we had... "Nothing but Blue Skies" ... Some stunning weather! The Sehir Hatlari cruise up the Bosphorus made four stops before our destination of Anadolu Kavagi, a small town on the Black Sea Coast. We climbed up the nearby hill (more like a small mountain) to the ruins of Anadolu Kavagi Kalesi (a castle) and got some great views of... "Somewhere Beyond the Sea" ...The Black Sea. We could only see a little bit, but we ...
... lovely. Our waiter could tell we were puzzled on what to get so he recommended various traditional dishes which we picked Kurdish Musakka (beef) and Helap Kavurma (chicken). Whilst we were waiting we were given complimentary Turkish bread with dip (veggies, hommas and spices) which was delicious and spicy. Soon after our meals came out and wow they looked amazing, our plates had slices of carrots, zucchini, broccoli, rice and mashed potato which we added our Kurdish Musakka ...
... Bazaar was open (we'd been told it was closed for the rest of our time in Istanbul) as we were walking there we heard someone say 'the Grand Bazzar is shut’ we decided to go get some lunch, losing any hope we had of getting to the Grand Bazaar.
After a bite to eat, we decided to head to the xx mosque and on the way walk past the Grand Bazaar, just incase. Success! We were pretty happy to find it open. We wandered round, not ...
... hot – water all over me. Next, she exfoliated my entire body using a loofah, more hot water was poured over me, and once the front was done she said “over” so I flipped over and the process was repeated. Then she did it all again with a soapy sponge! She pointed to my tummy a few times and said “Nice” – I’m not sure what that was all about. Maybe she had never seen freckles before? Then she had me ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service