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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... the enemy cut off their water supply. The roof of the cavern was supported by hundreds of columns scavenged from secondary monuments. It is amazing what you can do with a few thousand slaves.
We rounded out the afternoon with a stroll through the Grand Bazaar and the Spice Market. The Grand Bazaar dates back to the start of the Ottoman Empire in the 15th century. We had expected the typical open stalls selling fruits, vegetables, and ...
... is the most amazingly refined art! The stained glass windows and the walls/roof are breath taking. The Muslims come to pray 5 times a day and no visitors can go through at this time After trying to find the girls we just went off to do our own thing for the day we went to basilica and the palace which was beautiful inside, again, the interior and the work put into these dwellings is phenomenal! It was slightly disappointing inside the palace as there was ...
... approaches such as more of the western-European style, rap, folk music and everything in between. Tarkan is a Turkish musician who became successful with his debut album in 1992 titled Yine Sensiz. Another successful work was in 1994, Ascaypoin which sold 2.5 million albums in Turkey. In the album Yine Sensiz contains selam ver which is when the music contains electronic sounding instruments ...
... mosque is Topkapi Palace.
Topkapi Palace was the home from which the Ottoman sultans ruled for 400 years. 400 years! Having only a few hours to explore the huge palace was scarcely long enough to scratch the surface. I could spend several days here and hope that someday I'll be able to do just that. There was too much to see and not enough time to absorb what I was seeing and I know I missed 98% of the palace. But ...
... ticket line was 40 yards long, but we had ordered tickets online, and the line for e-tickets was empty. Rick Steves and his travel books and tips have saved us a day of waiting on this vacation. We bought tickets online for every place on our itinerary that offered them. It was obvious that we take vacation planning seriously while most make it up as they go along. We were done with the Hagia Sophia before we would have entered the place had we waited in that line.