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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free parking
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Our last day in Turkey.
Our host at the hippodrome arranged for us to have the services of a private guide for the day, definitely the best way to maximise your time when visiting this lovely city.
We left reception at 9 am for our first stop was Topkapi palace, unlike everyone else we didn't need to cue as Gengis has special …
We arrived back in Istanbul last night and checked into a lovely little hotel in the old city,
On the recommendation of our host today we did a cruise up the Bosporus to the Black Sea. - was a great recommendation ! We past so many palaces, mosques, and museums, each one unique and spectacular in its own way., the contrast between the …
... and salad 103 lira Marmari (Metro) Got on at sirkici and off at kazlicesli Got off and saw the walls of Constantinople before catching a cab back to bakirkoy. Hov and I bought food for bub and Ed and we went back and ate dinner Sayat and Lara were meant to come to our place but they couldn't get up the stairs because of Nova and so they said buy and left We set up our table on our balcony and had raki and random nuts and cake and did our family ...
... took place, but possibly more interesting to hear about the battle from the Turkish perspective. After we spent time at the sites we caught the car ferry (well bus ferry) over to Çanakkale, in the Asian part of Turkey. In Çanakkale we saw a statue of Troy and went to the Hangover bar where we got to know each other over some intense rounds of Jenga.
The next day we drove to Troy where we had a walk through the ruins and got to climb up the ...
... where should have got off the Trolley and then we got on the wrong Subway.
I have to continue to remind Karyn: "THAT IT IS ALWAYS THE JOURNEY, NEVER THE DESTINATION"
Tomorrow we fly to Izmar, rent a car (not so smart I think), and then drive to Pamukkale.