The Bostanci Hotel
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TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Bostanci Hotel Istanbul
Room very clean. Hotel staffs are good.
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... aroma. I miss being home for spring where the lilacs are blooming, the birds are returning, and people are flocking out of their houses to get outside after a long winter. As I write this there is some kind of very loud concert just down the block going on. I think it is noisier at night here because of the large number of college student living in the neighborhood.
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... inside the Baazar, reviewing the photos, I had taken we had entered at Gate 2.Locating it easily we left. •Stopped at a local super market and bought fruit ,milk, water etc. •We had dinner at a nearby restaurant on recommendation by the hotel.The "Stone House" served a Kurdish style menu.I had a lamb and eggplant stew,Wayne says he can't remember what he had because it was so bad.Charged us 4 TL for a bottle of water, we paid 1TL for it at the ...
... surprised when he gave me a
receipt for this donation which was preprinted with “1 TL” and
had a serial number. Evidently a one lira donation is not uncommon
but I didn't see anyone else donate money.
That evening using the advice of the
hotel manager I took the tram to the “New Town” part of Istanbul
and patronized Ali Baba – a hookah club – that had all the
glitter of a Las Vegas casino. It cost $20 to smoke a ...
... Then he soaps you up with so much soapy
water you think you are in a pool from the Willy Wonka chocolate factory! He then
gives you a brief massage before starting to crack your back and other parts of
your body that were uncrack able! Or in my case giving me a knot in my back I know
I didn't have before I walked in. He washed you down with boiling hot water
before sending you off for your oil massage. You get 15 minute oil massage which ...
... and were both surprised when we found fries inside the wrap) and ate during the call to prayer. We then entered the mosque, removed our shoes, donned our scarves, and borrowed some skirts (probably should have thought about the skinny pants thing...) and looked up. It's easy to see why it's the Blue Mosque- the tiles are stunning!! Our next planned stop was the Galata Tower, on the other side of ...