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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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What a terrible night, at 2.30am we got up to close the windows and skylights because if the noise. Somewhere close by us a puppy was whining and crying, this seems to have brought all the local dogs around who have been barking near to us for at least an hour! Logan other than pacing up and down and an occasional whimper was very quiet, we're so glad we don't have a barker. Looking out of the window I could see at least 5dogs wandering around, also the hand car ...
... picture on a beautiful balcony on the edge of the water. We then broke out into groups and went to explore on our own. My group decided to go look at the ancient artifacts section. This consisted of several rooms of the ancient palace that were inhabited by many artifacts that would pertain to Judaism, Christianity and Islam. Some of the things that we saw included the Sword of the Prophet Muhammad, the Hand of John the Baptist, and the Staff of Moses (I don't think it ...
Then a quick drive by of Taksim Square and the adjacent park -- the same park that all the controversy started over -- the park that the government wanted to tear down to put in a mixed use retail building. Needless to say, the pictures aren't great because we had NO interest ...
Our flight back to South Africa had a two day stop over in Istanbul. When we booked our flights at the end of last year, we thought this would be a great time to explore this beautiful city- both my mom and brother traveled there last year and both highly recommended a visit. Unfortunately, when we got there, it was the height of the protests on ...
... food and probably the only curt waiter we have encountered, but we wanted to try this place of historical interest to travellers from 1957 onwards. This was a place on the earlier route of those travelling overland from Europe to Asia where tourist information could be found, transport organised and cheap Turkish food consumed. I later ...