Yusufpasa Konagi Hotel
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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Luxuriating in the spa bath in the hotel for the last time. Heading back to Oz tomorrow. It's been wonderful, but there's no place like home.
... the protests in 2013. It was still early so I walked down to the seabus port and caught a ferry across the Bosphorus to the Asian side. The temptation to visit two continents within a few minutes may be cheesy but it was irresistible. And I seriously needed to sit down for a while as I'd been walking for hours. Back up to Taksim (this time, breaking my no-transport rule, as I was getting exhausted by then) in the underground funicular railway and seeking out a ...
... Finally made it and then spent the rest of the rainy/windy/cold afternoon at his company. Cem and I then went for dinner, alone, at an awesome Asian fusion restaurant with an incredible view. It was an upscale place, but we were there early and on a Sunday, so it wasn't that busy. Dinner was fantastic. We then hit up a place that serves 150 different kind of shots. Like gourmet shots. 4 different types of liquor, that kind of thing. We were the only ones ...
... distress. A quick sprint and I was at the gate a full minute before the scheduled closing time where, as is always the case in these situations, boarding had been delayed and gates hadn't even opened yet.
Well, at least I got some exercise.
I wondered on the flight why I'd been interrogated more than anyone else I observed, both at the airport and when I'd first entered the country. I think it's because I'm a solo traveller, and therefore far more likely ...
... Caleb and I watched a video playing which provided the highlights. More scaffolding on the inside as restoration work is continuous - much like the Parthenon.
We walked next door to the 'Blue Mosque' not knowing anyone can view and visit during opening times. The main square was quite impressive along with the minarets and domes of the mosque. There were some good outlines of Islam and Mohamed's last speech which gives perspective on ...