Fatih Resadiye Hotel
Travel Blogs from Istanbul
march 06, I departed to Toronto Canada in an 18 seater plane with three other girls, one of which was in my class. two of them I did not know previously from this trip. we then had a three hour wait for our connecting flight. during this time we used the iPads that we're set up all around the airport. we also ordered food while waiting. this was my …
Well, today began at 4 am with the call to prayer. Just dozed off again and the 5 am wake up call came. We were on the road for the final time at 5:50 am. Our only major stop today was in the capital of Turkey, Ankara, where we visited the mausoleum and museum of Mustafa Khemal Attaturk. He was the president of Turkey from 1923 until 1938. He was the Turkish leader in the war for independence from the Ottoman Empire which began after ...
... br> 2) bought 12 months supply of bp & cholesterol meds (about 30% more expensive than in Thailand and also without need for a prescription),
3) enjoyed another super lunch at Balkan Lokanti, and
4) popped into Topkapi Palace for a quick look-see.
Construction began in 1459 and, at its peak, the palace was home to as many as 4,000 people.
... was yet another political rally. Knowing the political climate, I gave it a reasonably wide berth, particularly given the presence of four police riot vans - they were obviously worried about something kicking off! I had a quick walk around a fish market and lots of bakeries near Besiktas harbour, before trekking up the hill through a residential area. After lots of walking, I finally got to Taksim square, making my way back down to the hostel. When I worked it ...
... our host ever since!
We arrived in İstanbul yesterday at around 5:30am, and she had arranged for the bus to literally pull over on the highway and meet a taxi she called to take us home. We all went back to sleep for a while and then went touring!
We have seen:
Then we wandered the famous walking street and had traditional Turkish food for dinner with Gizem.
Today, we ...
TravelPod Member ReviewsFatih Resadiye Hotel Istanbul
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.