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... best bargains are away from the bazaar.
The crowds are huge & the usual population is 17,000,000 with up to 8,000,000 visitors a year. Every nationality is on holiday in Istanbul at this time so it is a very colourful place to be. It is hot here but the humidity makes it more so.
The skyline is dominated by mosques & minarets & most are built on the 7 hills of Istanbul. The city was the second capital of the Roman Empire and ...
... of Sultan Suleiman I, his wife Roxelana ( who was once a Russian concubine), his daughter Mihrimah, his mother Dilasub Saliha and his sister Asiye. The Sultans Suleiman II, Ahmed II, and Safiye (died in 1777), the daughter of Mustafa II are also buried there. The Church of Chora. Locals call the church Kariye which means "territory" or "land". When it was 1st build in the 4 century, it was outside Constantine the Great's city wall. A century later the wall was ...
... then be able to get into a tender to take photos of the ship with all its sails up. Or rather, Dave would……..I’m not keen on the idea of stepping from a rocking ship to an equally rocking tender. Fortunately for Dave, we couldn’t put up full sails as the wind was all wrong. They put up the big triangular sails (complete with music fanfare) and the ship obligingly leant over to the right, which makes it uncomfortable for walking about and having dinner. ...
... part of the Turkish welcome, however, we found facilities aplenty and very efficient Passport Control and Customs. Travelling with only hand luggage saved us from the tiresome process of baggage collection so we were through to the reception hall within 15 minutes. Our only displeasure was needing to pay for visa's (Roscoe US$60, Evi US$20).
We had intended to catch the train and Metro into Sultanahmet, ...
... it before sunrise; the very clean public toilets up in the Hippodrome in the old town became our other ensuite and we kept clean using our blue bucket and bottled water! Who cares...we are in Istanbul!
The next day, we walked the five minutes up into the old part of the city. Even now, in the off season, it is a vibrant, popular place - most of the tourists seem to be Greeks. Here in the "tourist area", the streets are clean and tidy! ...
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