Hotel Gedik Pasa Konagi
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... There were so many rooms with just couches and coffee tables (and of course heaps of expensive decorations), and there were huge roof-tall mirrors on every corner to make the massive palace seem even more massive! We got talking to some Croatian girls who were hanging out at the back of the huge group to get some sneaky photos (I was doing the same, although photos were forbidden inside! Shhh!) and they were very cool and funny, so we hung out with them a while. Being ...
... DATE, FROM, TO and TIMES. It's so easy a Martian could interpret it. I could have these tickets in 3 minutes it's that simple. 40 minutes later......
Admittedly, I'm already losing the will to live and just simply leaking with sweat in the heat and humidity - oh, yes, ladies, it's a charming sight. I hand over the piece of paper with the VERY SIMPLE AND EASY TO UNDERSTAND information.
She looks at it and throws it back saying "Date". I ...
... then over to a cluster of craft shops by the Blue Mosque. A young man at the info desk there phoned the number for the workshop sponsor and got directions. It was supposed to be near and he went to look for it. After 15 minutes searching he could not find the place with the instructions given. We agreed to give up our search.
Ryoko Came to Town
Hiro and Junko’s daughter is studying ...
... nickname Sargent Holiday Major General over years of holidays. We hired a guide, Ozcar, for our second day. He took us to Ayasofya and the Blue Mosque, showed us little nooks and crannies around Istanbul, led us through the Great Bizarre, introduced us to one of the best Turkish carpet sellers (my mother bought a carpet - this should not come as a surprise to anyone) and took us to out for a traditional Turkish lunch. This was all done in ONE afternoon. Left to our own ...
Well.. We left Rome at 9am and arrived at airport 9.30. No problem with our carry-on luggage :)) We also had a row of three seats to ourselves - nice. Arrived in Bucharest at 2.30 (1.30 Rome time) and we found ourselves a cafe and surfed the net for a couple of hours. Next flight was at 4.40and again we had a row of three seats to ourselves. Arrived at Istanbul at 5.20 and then came the queuing... For visa ($60 each!) and ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service