Germir Palas Hotel Istanbul
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Airport Transportation
- Minbar in room
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Drycleaning onsite
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... found it more beautiful than the ornate mosques. We then started walking through the neighborhood of uskudar. We noticed that there are many cats around and kittens. We walked through some beautiful markets on the way to lunch. There are lots of fish markets with beautiful fish displayed. There was also an organ meats market with all of the body parts of sheep and cows for purchase. We then went for lunch to a very ...
After a late lunch, attempted a walk around the area - up the hill, down the hill heading to the waterfront but had to make a hasty retreat to the hotel as a serious storm front hit the city. Not far from here a building under construction collapsed and it was a very rough trip ...
... s husband walked us to his recommended place a block or so from the hotel. For about $7 each we had big plates of fried hamsi with lemon wedges, fresh greens (rocket and parsley), and toast. So good! Berrin had made some cookies and she served them to us when we came back. We'd bought some beer and drank it on our balcony.
Friday morning it was raining and we watched the changing color of the sea and sky from our room. ...
... other hand seem to have an unofficial uniform of a pale blue shirt and smart trousers. This then entitles them to be a carpet shop owner, tour guide, or restaurant tout - 'where are you going? are you looking for my shop? night tour on the Bosphorus? where are you from, Australia? please, sit, have coffee'! Why does everyone think we're Australian? The men also all congregate in large groups which can be a little intimidating but that's just what they do. They sit ...
... preserved and such an experience anyone who gets the chance to go there absolutely should. He said it will be around for another 1000 years barring a bomb or attack so you have some time. It's so crazy to imagine that in 1000 years when people are flying around on hovercrafts and living on the moon that Hagia Sophia will still be there with its columns that were touched by Alexander the Great. Crazy stuff.
Anyway, then we went to lunch at this place called Omar cafe ...