Witt Istanbul Suites
Travel Blogs from Istanbul
... up buying dates here and the man was very friendly when he was selling them to us. As we were leaving with our purchase I asked him where the dates were from and he turned a bit nasty and said "no english". His sale was done so he didn't need to be nice any more.
We ended up walking back to the ship, across the under side of the Galata Bridge which was lined with restaurants all wanting our business, and 2 further lots of restaurants closer to the ship so it was ...
... boat. It was worth it. Very relaxing and great views along the way. For 2 great hours we rode almost to the Black Sea and back. When we disembarked we wound our way up to Pierre Loti Hill for a soda/juice/tea break at this outdoor cafe. The views overlooking the Golden Horn are spectacular. Caught our breath and we're off to dinner at the Evrim Restaurant in Fahti town, a section of Istanbul. We returned to our dorm but ...
Another great day weather-wise. Sunny, clear skies and 26°.
Today we did the touristy things. We started at the Blue Mosque and Santa Sophia before moving on to the Toptaki Palace. We took loads of photos and thoroughly enjoyed the sites. We completed the day with another quick tour of the back streets of old Istanbul before enjoying another relatively cheap but worthwhile meal at a ...
... 100. They were just as winding, maybe more, certainly skinnier, and went for about 30miles! Some parts you literally looked out the window and strait down 100-150m to the water! The bus driver was chilled though, chatting to his mates around him and not often watching the road, but I suppose that's half the fun! Ahhh! The last night we just stayed in Rome, not a lot to tell really, other then it was the nicest motel that we stayed in. It was a bit flash, I ...
... to join his fledgling company. I replied that only if he managed to make his carpets fly would I come on board as his assistant. Kyla was another Canadian who had become an instant little sister to the 2 boys and could throw back any insults they sent her way. Small and sweet, she evoked a sense of subtle protectiveness from her companions that she obviously didn’t need. Finally Bastien, who had just travelled up the Middle East before he returned ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services