Taksim Gonen Hotel
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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After a disruptive night in varying degrees of too hot and too too hot, we were up and about early and off to turkey. Stopped off on a tommy tour for petrol station and landed ourselves in the most friendliest town we have experienced to date, only slightly above the town we had dinner in the previous night. Tommy was assuring us - go straight on, which would have involved mounting the fence, crossing the train lines, and finding a road on the other side - so i tuned her around ...
... also to make sure we could get home before it ran out!) we sat down for lunch in a little cafe. For 18TL we had a four dish meal that was memorable-- tasted good and our host was quite excited we had come in. This was a most enjoyable experience and emphasised again how friendly the Turks are and how safe we were. After a walk along the remains of the wall we doubled back to Sultanahmet. What remains of the wall is about ...
With only 19 hours in Istanbul I was in a rush to get to the city centre. Upon leaving Sabhia Gokcen airport I soon realized not many people speak English. I was told to avoid taxis at the airport and to catch a bus to the city centre.
I approached 3 bus drivers and asked for the city centre for them all to tell me "TAXI" and I replied “No Bus” and again all they would say ...
... wasn't a lot of people sitting in the stands but as we sang people would come and sit to listen. This concert went better than yesterdays because I think the choir was more comfortable and allowed themselves to have more fun. As we were singing Uskudar the audience started singing along and clapping to the beat. Oscar said that our Turkish pronunciation was really good and he was proud of us. After that we walked to the Grand Bazaar, ...
... breakfast and our usual order of 1 green tea and 1 coffee was ordered. But when Andrew went to pay for the refreshments the manager simply smiled and said it was complimentary. This... Is.... The.... Best... Freaking.... Hotel... ever! First order of the day was to find some hardcore drugs for the flu that was now evident in Sarah. We went to a pharmacy and the pharmacist recommended this aspirin which contained psydeudoeferdrin- little did we know that it was the powder ...