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- Minbar in room
- Continental Breakfast
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Multilingual staff
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... stop was a mosque next to the ancient silk market. I shopped. Girls; you might just get lucky!!! Then to the Green Mosque; the only one in the world where there is a curse written. We then headed up the hill to a Sultan's tomb. Beautiful. Just coffins; the bodies are buried elsewhere. Arrived at Spa Hotel around 4:30, into room with luggage very shortly after. Quick unpack, got my togs and headed to ...
... in Turkey! There is lots of horn honking – but sometimes they were honking at us because we were visitors, as in “Welcome to Turkey” kind of honk. But they are like the Russians in that they have to be in front of you and have a total disregard for basic principles of driving safely! They creep through red lights, they drive up the parking/emergency stop lane, buses & taxies stop anywhere to let off passengers, they park anywhere... the list ...
... dating back to 1412. An ancient stone building housed the Silk Market and next door was the Bedesten, the covered market that had streets of shoe shops (heaven on earth, you'd think, but very gaudy shoes!), jewellery and just about everything else that is marketable. Our hotel had original Turkish Baths and thermal indoor and outdoor pools. We felt refreshed after a swim, then enjoyed our delicious Turkish dinner at the ...
... my father again and again as I picked up an old hammer or level, as he collected antique tools. We had a standing joke about my finding a Perfect Handle tack puller for him at tag sales throughout the years -- Perfect Handle was the manufacuring company -- and while I always looked for him, I never found the elusive tool (and I'm not sure he ever did, either, other than at an antique tool show, which didn't count. I didn't buy any tools of course, but ...
My last entry was a bit abbreviated and I should apologize; the amount of things to write about remains overwhelming, and the task of putting it to pixel is not always an easy one. Putting an experience through the media strainer of something like a blog always brings up matters of presentation and style. I may amend that passage in the near future.
Some interesting notes on culture. I've fortunately been gaining some more friendships among the locals, and our greetings have ...