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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... got back to the hotel just after 6pm, and I had the hotel staff deliver the birthday cake I had ordered up to the room. The girls were thrilled and we sang happy birthday again to them.
Then everyone had a brief rest, showered and dressed up to go to the restaurant I'd booked for dinner. Called The Market Bospherous, it was a steakhouse in a very fashionable part of Istanbul right on the edge of the river with amazing views. Everyone ...
... us about. It's a 45 degree angle up so you're working pretty hard to walk up it! The cool part was that we found another mosque along the way so we figured we'd stop in and visit (and catch our breath!). Apparently there's a school connected as well because there were a few school-age boys around. We went in with a small group of 2-3 people with a tour guide and another 2 people. It was such a treat to be there without crowds.
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... and he said he could fit them in right then, so without another thought they both got hearts tattooed. They got done simultaneously and it only took about ten minutes, so we were soon on our way down the hill. We decided we didn't want to wait in the long lines for the mosques in the rain, so we decided to just have a relaxing day around the hostel (deejay has been (and still is two days later) very sick since we arrived so I think ...
Our hotel, courtesy of the Hilton Corporation, is located in the Old Town and walking distance from major attractions on the European side of the city. On the official day one, we walked around our Laleli neighborhood, grabbed a quick bite and a stale corn from a street vendor before dropping like stones into the bed.
The morning of day two began with a lovely euro-Turkish breakfast. There were nearly 75 different dishes, salads, cheeses, breads, olives ...
... entered into the Gand bizarre again to try and get rid of my money and buy some stuff. Then we had a true Turkish experience and had a Turkish bath which was hilarious for the first 20 minutes because you strip off but I left my undies on and you enter this big concrete type room where everyone s naked and being scrubbed down and chicken, kmac and I were just laughing and laughing ad then it was our turn but t was ...