Hotel Arcadia Blue
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
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A weekend in Istanbul meant lots of steps around the most amazing sights.
Sunday, October 5, 2014
We are on tour – so we had to wake up very early today – 6.15 am!! That was in order to avoid the crowds. We initially went to see the Hippodrome area – our tour Perry is very informed and a good communicator. She filled us in on all the history of Turkey. Next was the very beautiful Blue Mosque. Quite simple outside with 6 minarets. However inside was gorgeous. ...
... that some individuals will endeavour to scale back on their consuming prior to the function in order to save calories to ensure once they do enjoy, they can be trying to keep any additional calorie consumption straight down. Having Said That I have by no means discovered that to function well to me. I simply end up getting stressed regarding it, i then get eager simply because I've been missing food. Therefore I end up eating than I normally will have. And after that I truly ...
Today we tried to kill time before our plane at 6.30pm to cappadoccia. We went into a traditional tea house which served the most phenomenal deserts if ever seen. We shared a few things with tea before we went to a deserted palace called hafis mustafa and then we headed back to the hostel to get ready for our flight. The flight was so quick and when we got off we literally found a transfer in about 5 minutes which was so easy, we were shocked at how well it all turned ...
... a pretty sight. Having skipped the queue, we went in an anti clockwise direction, joining every queue we saw, 3 treasuries, the clock room, the armoury and the harem. Lots and lots of queues. The decorations were amazing, so intricate. Each sultan adding their own additions.
The harem was most intricately decorated and luxurious of the parts we saw, but I think it must have been horrible living there, essentially trapped with the same group of people for ...