Sur Hotel Istanbul
Travel Blogs from Istanbul
... quaint and over-the-top fabulous homes on the water's edge. It was a great experience.
... Arrival: Early arrival in Istanbul. Not sure what happened but our flight arrived almost an hour early. We were at the back of the plane so we didn't get a chance to say goodbye to several members of our tour group. Customs and baggage claim was a breeze. Graham and Ross (a couple of new Aussie friends) helped arrange a car for us so we made it to the hotel without a problem. Thankfully, our room was available and we were able to relax ...
... areas. One of the most impressive was Alexander's Sarcophagus. But there were many others and we walked around in awe. The museum consists of 3 buildings and we went to 2 of them. We knew we would run out of time if we went to the third and pulled ourselves out. The 2nd building was the cinili Pavilion. It contained tile work from across the centuries and the colors were amazing. Anyone who knows my attraction to colors can understand what I"m saying (Pete likens me to a ...
... Michael and David, fellow Australians, were in front of me at passport control and they were obviously having issues. It had turned out that the visa guy had stuffed us all up and we needed to go back and get more visa stickers. They were 15 Euros each, so we needed 3 to make up the 45 Euros, the visa guy had only stuck one sticker in our passports. In the end four of our group including me had to get more stickers. When we went back to the visa booth ...
... that it was very good. The dessert service was also identical in Global First except that in addition to ice cream, Mom was offered “assorted petite sweets.”
I also had a chance to look at Mom’s Global First amenity kit, the first time I’ve seen the new Global First kit since they were unveiled June 1 as part of United’s enhanced integrated post-merger premium service. The Global First amenity kit is larger than the BusinessFirst kit. It comes ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking