Faros Hotel Sultanahmet
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Minbar in room
- High-speed internet in room (free)
- Free High-Speed Internet
TravelPod Member ReviewsFaros Hotel Sultanahmet Istanbul
Initial concerns about where we where going to stay were laid to rest when we walked through the door. The greeting welcome set the scene for what was a great stay experience. The location to the key 'must see' attractions is an added bonus. We will be back
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... and Hippodrome learned more about it's history and the decor etc.
The Blue Mosque is a working mosque. It is called the Blue Mosque because the interior of the upper interior is done in blue tiles. We had to "garb up" before entering (hair covered, shoulders and legs covered) and they are very strict...I had a very small slit in my skirt and they made me wrap up with one of their ...
The Grand Bazaar was very impressive and very easy to get lost in. Each time we came out a different gate, I'd consult the map to try and work out where we were! We didn't buy anything! surprise! surprise! Sometimes too many choices make it too difficult...we are going to have another look around the fringe! Yesterday after we emerged from the bazaar, we started winding ...
... Palace we had a small window of time to pop into the Spice Market. Although a small market it was packed with people and spices and goods. We bought some Turkish crockery and spices, pashmina's. We did well for half an hour and am very pleased with our purchases and the Turkish were very nice to us again. Back into the bus and back to the ship at 4pm. Very busy day, very very cold and wet but enjoyed it immensley. We will be ...
... the clouds) and walking to Uskudar (past the university and one of the biggest cemeteries we’ve ever seen), and then caught the ferry back to Europe! You can literally ferry between continents, past the Maiden tower and the sparkling bridge, within 10 minutes!
Back in Europe we had a beer near our hotel, and street food from a cart nearby for dinner, which Mikey opted not to tell me until half way through eating it was offal! It was actually really yummy!
... girl who we met at the campsite in Bulgaria came over, they had just arrived after spending some time on the Black Sea Coast, they were having a quick visit to Istanbul and then going to Greece. We had decided to move to the coast whilst we wit to hear about shipping, and think the place they stayed may be an option for us to while away a couple of days. As the sun went down we walked Logan and took some pictures of all the fishermen and stall holders on the ...