Park Hyatt Istanbul - Macka Palas
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TravelPod Member ReviewsPark Hyatt Istanbul - Macka Palas
Having a great stay at the Park Hyatt Istanbul. The rooms and furnishings in our suite are sophisticated and luxurious. The staff has been super friendly and helpful.
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... surprised to see men with bottles of water and even doughnut shaped bread on a stick weaving their way through the 3 lanes of traffic to sell their wares. Talk about a dangerous way to earn a living! When the bus got to its final destination at the Conrad at about 2. 30 we said goodbye to the friends we had made during the trip round Turkey and hope we will meet up with some of them again sometime. Stephen collected the few ...
We had a bit of an adventure buying tickets for the ferry-train trip we take on Monday when we leave Istanbul. It proved impossible to buy the tickets in the internet, and the guidebook warned they can sell out so we thought we had better get organised a few days ahead. Our new friends, the Turkish proprietors of the Oxygen Cafe where we have breakfast every day, tried to help us book over the internet but in the end we decided to go in person. First it ...
... maze like streets and alleys that serve the over r4,000 shops. Small cubby like shops sell everything from Turkish Delight to touristy trinkets, to furs, to clothes both copies and originals. It is also a major gold and silver market. Sellers in the Grand Bazaar sit outside their stores and talk. Coffee and tea is delivered by guys carrying cups on a swinging tray. I guess practice makes perfect - I did not see any spills. The empty cups are left on the ground and are picked up by ...
... pudding from off of his counter. I quickly explained that there was no need and I had to go meet my friends because we were eating at a different restaurant on our way to the Grand Bazaar. He only winked at me and shouted "To go Rice Pudding, To Go!" Then plopped a healthy portion of rice pudding into a tin foil container and sealed it up just for me.
That rice pudding is still, to this day, the best dessert I've had in Istanbul. I made sure to ...
... went to a few bars before heading back to the hotel. Dan was meeting up with some friends and came back later. Our cab driver was fantastic and described how his daughter who works for Turkish Airlines speaks 5 languages! It was very impressive to hear his story.
Off to bed now, we fly back to the states tomorrow and Dan heads back to Saudi. It was a trip for the books...and the blog :) Thanks for following!