Chora Guesthouse

Akbiyik Cad., Terbiyik Sokak No. 22 Sultanahmet, Istanbul, 34122, Turkey | 3 star pension
Prices starting from $42.00

Travel Blogs from Istanbul

When Seagulls Attack

A travel blog entry by madanaki


... clay pot with a knife and disgorging the contents onto the plate. Great showmanship and our waiter put in a sterling effort.

We wandered down to the harbour and crossed under the Galata Bridge, being pounced upon by a myriad of touts all vying for our business into their quieting restaurants. There was still about a million people about, all cruising for action and soaking up the vibe. If you want hustle and bustle, then Istanbul is the place for you!

A Day of Beautiful Sights

A travel blog entry by joshua.anoff


... church right was the priests were about to begin their Vespers services, and we were invited to watch the service. We got to see a Greek Orthodox service performed at the headquarters of the Greek Orthodox Christianity, which is not something that everyone gets to see. The church was amazing and beautiful and the service, although very long and somewhat tiring, was quite intriguing. I enjoyed it a lot and even more than that, I enjoyed the tour of the church after ...

Culinary treats in Istanbul

A travel blog entry by laceys.log


... in business. Apparently Kemal Ataturk himself was a customer, his special silver-cased glass was in a display cabinet on the wall from the 1920’s. The firm has been in the same family since the mid-19th century, and you should see the big dip in the marble door sill from all the feet coming into the shop over those years.

And after all this it was time for the dreaded lunch which of course Pete did manage to eat. The restaurant ...

Day 14 - oh Istanbul.

A travel blog entry by adamsmally


Istanbul -35 degrees ☀☁☀
Before I write this blog, I have to remember there are people reading it who won't appreciate the profanities I want to use. Today is a particularly difficult day to hold back.

Let's start at the beginning. I woke in Bucharest after about 4 hours sleep because of ice cold air con and thin sheets (first world problems) at 5am. I checked out of the cool hostel wit the staff who clearly didn't give a **** and were ...

Last Day in Istanbul

A travel blog entry by thejoaquins


... Bazaar to try and replace a ring that was stolen several years ago, but were disappointed to find that jewelry at the Bazaar is made in 22, 18, or 14k gold--all of which I am allergic.

Next on our list were some textiles that will be used when Cate gets her room redecorated for her 10th birthday. There were so many great choices for stores but in the end, Cate saw a fabric that she liked and we went inside to investigate further. Jeff enjoyed negotiating ...

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This 3 star pension, located on Akbiyik Cad., Terbiyik Sokak No. 22 Sultanahmet, Istanbul, is near Suleymaniye Mosque, New Mosque (Yeni Cami), Military Museum (Asker Muzesi), and Istanbul University.
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TripAdvisor Reviews Chora Guesthouse Istanbul

3.50 of 5 stars Very Good