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Travel Blogs from Istanbul
Slightly jet lagged we awake, throughout the city you can hear the wail from the mosques as the faithful are called to prayers. Bill and I decide to walk off our jet legs little realizing that the hotel we are in is pedestrian unfriendly six lanes of traffic with meter high hurdles in the middle separates us from sea, to get there we have to walk …
Today we had planned to go to the spice market, the Blue Mosque, and the Cistern of Istanbul.
Turkish language lesson of the day:
- Hello is merhaba (merh-hah-bah)
- Goodbye is dependent on whether you are the one leaving or the one staying behind
- Goodbye (said by the one leaving) is hosçakalin (hohsh-chah-kah-lin) …
We arrived in Istanbul last night, a little late courtesy of a one hour flight delay.
Tony and I met all of Shawn's friends and colleagues from his oneWorld MBA course (the reason he's here in the first place). We all stayed at the hotel bar into the wee hours of the morning. It's a fun group, and we stayed up way too late!
Thats right - Theyre Gyptians.
Sleepıng soundly after our late nıght dınner of KFC (run commendably by an all deaf crew) we pıcked through yet another tasteless gyptıan breakfast.
Now Pops and I have dıscussed the gyptıan etıquette ın depth and often struggle to fınd redeemıng …
... the reality of our day's journey in our tired bodies, we were able to perform well. Some photos and video clips are posted here.
We hoped to take some more photos in the church following the concert, but the inside of the church was quite dark, so we decided against it. We cleaned up,our gear, changed clothes, and headed back to the bus, since we had not yet checked into our hotel or had ...
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