Hotel Sen Palas
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... by another prayer and the departure of the Dervishes from the hall. It was a mesmerizing sight and the hours of practice must be astronomical. All I can think is if I spent that much time spinning I'd probably want to puke by the end. This is a show of faith and I wonder if getting ill happens from the whirling and if it is frowned upon if it does? Odd I know, but I dare you to spin with your eyes closed for nearly an hour and not feel ...
... lunch cocktail, lunch in the buffet restaurant and then a lazy afternoon reading and relaxing. The sea was a little choppy but not too bad. We booked for dinner in the Prime C fine dining restaurant and had a beautiful meal, seafood starter and then we all ordered filet mignon for the main course. The meal started with a salmon taster and in between courses ...
The last couple of days have been long travel days and I must say that Max has bee a real trooper. He has simply been amazing. Of course it helped that he found a Pez dispenser and some spare Pez packages at the airport and of course talked his Papa into buying them for him. This became his focus for the whole day. We took two flights, a bus, had a late bedtime and then a 4 hour bus ride the next day. When we ...
... the night. I had my first taste of a sweaty burger. HOLY! It is only 1 euro and boy is it the best money spent. Basically take a burger and add tomato sauce and a bun and then put it in a case that is steaming in heat, and bam you have this moist sweaty delicious burger...kind of like a sloppy joe but better. After trying one of these my appetite was in full swing so figured why not try the next local treat - kumpir. This is a huge baked potato with a buffet ...
... to the sultans we headed off to look at the Blue Mosque. The main area for praying was much smaller than I expected but the domes and the artwork were even more beautiful than expected. After we left the mosque we went and sat on a bench outside in front of an obelisk just off the main square. All of a sudden the wind picked up and the clouds rolled in. We took shelter in an archway leading into the mosque and watched the storm from there. When the rain left of we headed for ...