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... more eating...Suckling lambs intestines (called Kokoreç). 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 ...
... town and stopped at a couple of little shops, not to buy anything, but just to see what kind of **** they sell around here. I went for dinner at the same little café near my hostel that I went to last night. It was really good food, at a good price, and really nice staff. They were very happy to see that I was back for a second night. I’ve started reading a book called Six Years by Harlan Coben and ...
... tiny by comparison. 700 passengers versus 2000+. Our suite(they don't call them cabins) are the largest we have had on a ship. Bath has tub and separate shower, a big walk-in closet, a couch and 2 barrel chairs and very nice deck chairs on the balcony. Everything else is scaled down. Casino has 1 blackjack table, I roulette table, and maybe a dozen slots. There is only one shop for purchasing things rather than a whole floor of shops that you ...
We woke as we were pulling into the berth at Istanbul, right at 8am sharp. Although we were cleared almost immediately, I had not arranged to meet our guide until 9am (just in case of problems), so we breakfasted and did email before we left the ship. I had a bit of problem getting out because my card had demagnetized and it no longer matched the records that had been sent to Turkey. But we worked through it, and it was fine. We met Hanifi at the gate – he was a great guide ...
Thanks to Sultan Sürman & Ür; Erdal Özkan; Merdan; Mehmet; Güneş; Dua & Junior Ahmed; Fayiq; Ömer, Cazimet, Damla, & Yokçe; Haya; Moarim; Enver; grumpy guy; Irfan; Murat; Nazef & Milay; Hassan Bayri Aytaç; Nezraf; Adam, Emine, & Yamör Balli; Sadik; a bus; Ersin; Ziyeh; Seçkin; Nihar Solomon; and Ahmet & Gürkan for rides!
Much thanks to Onur & Uçan for the place to ...