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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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We found the Surmeli hotel to be very comfortable and the staff friendly and helpful.
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... we had to visit our Turkish Delight man so Trish could take some home. He remembered us, and exactly the flavours Chris had chosen, and was able to perfectly replicate the box for Trish.
And of course, we had to pop across the road, and have one last goodbye hug with Ferdi, who's off to Montenegro himself tomorrow.
It's going to feel strange to be on our own again after 6 weeks of great company.
... Just the two of ...
... very old ladies. However, when I can to go into the toilets you had to take your toilet paper with you not only that we were met by squatting toilets or sit down toilets, hang on I haven't finished, you also cannot flush the toilet paper down the toilet. After you have done your business, you must put the toilet paper in an open bin. By the way this is the same in a lot of outdoor public toilets in Greece too! Back on the bus as we still have 194kms to go before we reach ...
... Then after another while it all became too much (pattern overload) and it was either sink down to the carpet and close your eyes, or walk out into the real world of trees and grass and sky to get grounded and centred again. I am unfamiliar with the beliefs and practices of worshipping Allah, so the building didn't resonate with me other than with it's 500 year old beauty. But just that alone was enough to make it one of the most incredible buildings I have seen in my travels...
... from western Asia to Eastern Europe.
I arrived at Taksim square and luckily my friend Lily hadn't left. She'd been waiting an hour and a half in the rain and looked absolutely freezing. We headed back to the hotel, dropped off my bags and went out for dinner. We had Turkish Kebabs on the banks of the Bosphorus.
That night we caught up over sisha and a turkish coffee, then turned in early, ready for a big day tomorrow.
... to the next day because we were doing a two hour tour of the city and going to the market. After all of that was done we changed into nicer clothes because we were going to go on a dinner cruise. On the dinner cruise, we were served a 3 course meal that was very delicious. After everyone had finished eating, the music blazed up and dancers flooded the stage. After a while, the noise seriously overpowered my ears so I had to go up top where there was turf. For a ...