Hotel Taksim Star
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- Airport Transportation
- Continental Breakfast
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Minbar in room
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Taksim Star Istanbul
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... tomorrow and Tuesday but have a good sense of getting around. The skyline is really amazing with a mosque every block, the Bosphorous river and the Galata tower. So far the kids are enjoying the kebabs and the ice cream but I think they would say that we are seeing too many historical ...
... arms, guns, shields and spears. One section called the treasury, apparently this housed all the precious jewels and huge diamonds, however, as the queue was a mile long we just didn't have time. It also housed an uncut emerald weighing approx. 3.26 kg. We went out for a lovely dinner to a lovely Turkish Restaurant, recommended by a local, food was great. After dinner they invited us to go to their rooftop lounge which had sensational views of the Istanbul ...
... company. Amazing place. He shows me around and offers me tea and Turkish coffee. I eat a little potato salad. He then suggest we take a nice little walk and we see the Asian side of Istanbul at sunset. How beautiful. We have dinner at an amazing fish restaurant with his girlfriend Salin, and tell her about the stories of a naked man we saw walking down the waterfront. Salin is a dream girl. Turkish, from Ankara, and just a normal, smart woman. We finish our meal and ...
... for the last of the days daylight by exploring the old town and walking along the harbour outside the massive fortified walls of the old town, it was easy to see how this would be an incredibly enchanting place in the summer when the daylight lingers and the breeze is cool but not so biting. After a delicious greek inspired pizza (it had feta and olives on it) I tucked myself in for an early night and enjoyed the concept of not sharing space with anyone else. ...
... 6 (which was the carousel we were waiting at) 10 minutes". I said, "my bag is coming to carousel 6 in 10 minutes?" "Yes." So, we waited about 15 before I went back. Yes, it was irritating but at least we weren't about to climb Mt Kilimanjaro or anything. It kind of puts the whole thing in perspective. This time a young guy stopped me before I went into the office to ask what happened. I gave him the whole same story and he talked on his walkie-talkie. Unfortunately ...