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... you can't look at anything without receiving aggressive sales pitches from shop owners. It is becoming clear why Turkish women ignore men on the streets (they are annoying). Two hours in the Bizzar went by so quickly as there was too much to see. It is impossible not to get lost amongst the stores and chaos which is the Bizzar. We left the Bizzar and walked down a Main Street (independence Ave) toward Taksim Square. The street ...
... see the current demonstration in Istanbul as a bystander. But instead of getting CNN dramatic news, we hear these people in a more personal level, as we talk to the staff who helped our stay in these countries a much more pleasurable experience. Our tour company and tour director has made a very pleasurable experience for us, as we got special treatment being the first ones in those locations where ever it was ...
... and is full of examples of Ottoman style architecture. There are large collections of porcelain, robes, weapons, Ottoman miniatures, Islamic calligraphic manuscripts as well as other Ottoman treasures and jewellery.
Taksim: At evening we went to Taksim. We visited Taksim Square two or three times —it is the heart of a bustling, sparkling nightlife in Istanbul. The streets are always packed, the streetlights and store and restaurant lights make for ...
... a lovely 11 hour bus trip from Skopje, luckily I wasn't alone. Ingo the Austria and a guy called Glen from DC who were both in the same hostel as me decided to come with me to Istanbul, and with a few drinks with them before we left and a bottle of wine on the bus I quickly passed out and happily slept nearly the entire journey (after all the booze was finished of course). Sorry back to the story! Ali turned up at the bus station and instantly handed me ...
... former mosque, and now a museum. The shear size of the inside was staggering! There was a gallery most of the way around, and from there, people on the main floor looked tiny! The sloped ramp/tunnel to get to the gallery level was amazing, if somewhat tiring.
Last visit for the day was to the Basilica Cistern. The photos really don't do it justice. It was like a forest of columns under the city, with shallow water and fish in the bottom and walkways all through ...
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