BEST WESTERN Citadel Hotel
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... with all its lights still glowing in the darkness. I grabbed my luggage off the conveyor belt and made my way around the food court to get myself some breakfast, I found a café where I had some hot pancakes with maple syrup and ice cream with a big cup of hot chocolate as well, After I had finished all of that and had a quick rest I made my way over to the United Arab Emirates ...
Today Claire and I undertook two different tours of Istanbul. Claire undertook a tour called the "Panoramic Istanbul" which was basically a 4.5hr bus tour to some key sites. I undertook a tour which was the "Best of Istanbul" which was largely undertaken by foot. This lasted a little over 8 hours, that is why Claire chose an easier tour which was more within her comfort zone to undertake. I visited the best sites of Istanbul, including the ...
... a sprinkle as opposed to a down pour and went over to the palace.
While the palace wasn't grandiose, they didn't spare any expense in building what was there. There was intricate architecture similar to that of a mosque, plenty of marble floors (including outside), and a fair share of garden area. Within the numerous rooms were exhibits of items kept in the palace. This collection was the most opulent (Logan's description) collection that we ...
I'm sitting in the Istanbul airport waiting to catch a plane for the last leg of our trip home. We left Varanasi yesterday and faced a 17-hour layover in Mumbai. Our plans were to tough it out in the airport but were surprised to learn that, due to construction, we could not even enter the international airport until three hours before our flight. The prospect of waiting out on the curb until 3:30 AM didn't seem too appealing so we ended up getting a room ...
... of the best-known sights of Istanbul.The Süleymaniye Mosque, built on the order of Sultan Süleyman (Süleyman the Magnificent), was fortunate to be able to draw on the talents of the architectural genius of Mimar Sinan. The construction work began in 1550 and the mosque was finished in 1558.This "vast religious complex called the Süleymaniye...blended Islamic and Byzantine architectural elements. It combines tall, slender minarets with large domed buildings supported by half domes ...