Ramada Kaya Plaza
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Business Services
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ISTANBUL, SEPTEMBER 28, 2014
Last night we celebrated my birthday with some caviar and a special birthday dinner that the chef prepared. It was a wonderful evening and she we return to our room, our room attendants had decorated the room with balloons and a beautiful birthday cake. It was a very nice birthday.
Today we awoke to terrible weather. Rain, cold and wind up to 50 miles/hour. It is really ...
... or a shout out as they walked by one another. People stand in doorways, instead of in their shops and even wish you a good day after you decline their service. The young teenage boys are charming and I loved all the secret winks I seemed to get. The food was delicious, the weather was hot and 'people watching' was my favourite activity. I did attract some negative attention from older, tradition women in their cultured dress which was ...
... bit before heading back to the hotel and found a cool clothes shop on the way where we both got a couple of T-shirts. At 8 we got a shuttle bus out to the dancing show where we had dinner and unlimited drinks supplied as part of the show. The show started with more traditional dancing, I was really excited to see the whirling dervishes but they were only on for about 2 mins! They did knife throwing at a block with their mouths and then came the belly dancing. There was ...
... the banks of the Golden Horn, past Sirkeci Train Station and into Sultanahmet. On the square in between the Hagia Sofia and the Blue Mosque, I was approached by lots of different people, all of whom seemed to know people who ran carpet shops - what a coincidence! I also learnt that Turkish men really aren't afraid to walk up to a stranger and stroke their beard!
I made my way into the Blue Mosque, was offered one more opportunity to buy a carpet, removed my ...
... of days we never ate anything all day but some fruit. I'm ok with it but she needs to eat healthy and regularly. This will be better for her. She has a home now and gone is the vagabond lifestyle given to her for 2 1/2 weeks. She was a trooper and I can't believe all the things we did. Looking around the cruise ship today, I thing most of these people wouldn't have lasted three days with our itinerary. When we return and all the ...