Taksim Metropark Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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TravelPod Member ReviewsTaksim Metropark Hotel Istanbul
I was pleased with my accommodations at the Metropark. It was clean, attractively appointed, perfectly located with a helpful staff and an excellent breakfast.
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... this was both on our table and in our very appreciative stomachs.
With a couple of drinks included and a price tag nowhere to be seen during the whole dinner we were a bit anxious to receive the bill however at $25pp we were more than happy with outcome and left feeling totally satisfied.
Back home on the tram and a quick stop for a gelato before bidding our friends good night we were once again in our luxurious hotel room to enjoy another fantastic sleep.
... of wonderfully fresh produce along the water's edge where you could eat very well for a tenth of the price of restaurants, street vendors, shoe shiners sharing space with enormous international cruise ships. We usually ate at one of the restaurants and our order was usually a couple of mezze dishes, bread, salad, sea bass/lamb or chicken skewer and maybe a glass of wine and a beer to begin. Our bill for dinner varied but was usually about 150 Turkish ...
... versa on Tuesday. Aya Sofia might not need more than an hour, but Topkapi needs considerably more, perhaps half a day.
The Archeology Museum should not be missed. Although it is due for an upgrade, it has a great number of wonderful objects in several buildings. The Mosaic Museum, although ramshackle to the point of recklessness, and almost empty of visitors when we were there, is also very interesting.
... and embarked on the tour. We started with a large scale map at Kabatepe on which the guide pointed out the general geography. That was a big help. Denise bought a map, book and T-Shirt for 25 April 2015. I anticipated it would be an emotional day for both of us and it was. I might add more about our feelings but I can't right now. We picked up a couple of stones off North Beach as mementos. We were shown John Simpson's grave and Denise photographed it. Other graves in that ...
... s Pavillion there as well. There were various rooms, waiting, meeting, bathroom etc beautifully tiled and painted, pearl inlay wooden doors and tables, and gorgeous stain glassed windows. What made it good fun too were the ever so friendly security guards. They were not being worked hard and were happy to work together to get the English to explain the rooms and chat. One said, "2 men, 1 English." Peter said, "1 man, ...