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... cars finally arrived and 15 police held lengthy conversations - accompanied of course by rounds of Turkish coffee being delivered from nearby restaurants. It all eventually went quiet but street drama at the max !
Monday 22 Sep 14 - We woke to a bright sunny day with clear blue skies - and it remained that way for the day with a 24 degree maximum. The breezes through the streets and laneways were cooling, making the day very comfortable.
The plan ...
We seem to be very good at putting together a day even when we have nothing planned. Today started as usual it seems with our quest to find the ever-elusive Kamack (cotted cream made from Bullock's milk). We failed. But we did have a day of only eating Turkish food. It was Menemen (omelette) for Richard and omelette for Sue. Then we were off to find a shopping centre called MetroCity (strangely it was on the metro tram line). It took three interchanges ...
... more eating...Suckling lambs intestines (called KokoreÁ). This is turkey's most popular street food - the Aussie version of a kebab after a big night at the pub haha! I wasn't too excited about trying the intestines, but when in istanbul - eat like the Turks haha!
The intestines are wrapped around sheep tail fat and 2 1/2 suckling lambs are used. It looks like kebab meat kind of haha. It's served chopped up with spices and served inside a bread roll. It actually didn't taste ...
... headed toward the center of town. We were very burned out on Turkish food and we in search of a Burger King. Along the way we found a place the advertised shwarma and falafel and we were sold with the thought of Arabic food. We were fooled when we saw the menu and didn't see either, but they had hummus and offered garlic sauce for the durums so we figured it wouldn't be too bad. Lunch wasn't great but not terrible. The wraps were a good size which was ...
Sarah woke up considerably sicker than the previous day, and could not make it down to breakfast. Greenox decided to bring her back some to the room, when he explained to the mama in the kitchen she made up a tray for him to bring up to her!!! So lovely!!! When we looked outside our room on this day there were three huge cruise ships in port- one which we researched held up to 5000 people and was 13 storeys high!! Now that's amazing! How does ...