Four Seasons Istanbul at the Bosphorus
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... from the airport in Asia to the city in Europe, we pull into the area that my airbnb is supposedly located. Well, the cab didn't know the area so they tell me to get into another cab for about 5 TYL maximum 7 TYL and they will take me to my destination. Ok, what's another couple TYL. Well, I get out of the first cab and guy who was helping me says ok its 40 for this cab and 10 for the other cab.. Um.. What happened to 35 and 5-7? Whatever, I'm over it, just get ...
... stage?) and we were fortunate to have seats directly across the room from the orchestra space so we could watch the musicians. Prior to the show, a few guys came out and played the traditional instruments. I could have sat and watched them for hours! The music was gorgeous and the instruments were so different. They played just a couple of songs and then left. Before long, a young guy in a black robe came out with some rugs. He placed them on the floor very carefully, bowing while ...
... town but some interesting sights none the less.
Did have Kebab for lunch though! Hmmmmm maybe I chose the wrong place or maybe I was ripped off a bit but.... just for the record Akbabas in Richmond are better. Will have to do a lot more testing before making too many judgements though.
Random facts - this city has 50 million inhabitants and this trip will cover 2750 k's......
... to go inside of the Blue Mosque this time, it was something that we missed out on last time that we were here due to a massive spiralling line to get inside. Today the line was short and moved quite quickly. There are strict dress codes to enter the mosque. All visitors must remove their shoes and be covered from head to toe with clothing. Of course Nathan and I were dressed inappropriately and were given an overall type dress to put on, including a head scarf for me.We ...
... explore the city. We headed out with Jay and Kate to see the sights. First on the list was the grand bizarre and I needed to get a scarf for my head at the Iranian embassy. So it was a very successful mission and after a little bartering I actually got one that I could use again. Our next stop was the spice market. After getting a little lost and winding through the streets of Istanbul we find the spice market and it is a little ...