Hotel Buyuk Keban
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Airport Transportation
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... is such an important building to turkey because it dates so far back as well as well as studies from religiosity polls that say 97.8% of the population in turkey is Muslim. It was a great experience for me to really get a feel for the religion, when I arrived I had to take my shoes off at the entrance, they also provided me with a free head covering, I got to be up close and personal, really experience ...
... very easy to cheat me or simply ignore me. I must say that this did not apply to many of the rug salesmen, however. Their hospitality always had an agenda. We did meet a few though, who were respectful and hospitable even if we did not buy. I was overwhelmed by the generosity of people who I did not even know. Often we were invited to have tea and dessert with people while sitting at the park. I loved watching how they took such great pleasure ...
... add to that all of the motorcycle food delivery guys weaving in and out of the crowds. Add to that the occasional car of a rich person, a cop, garbage trucks, street cleaners, or a riot police water cannon tank. Yes, there are several of them letting their presence be known. And then there's the antique tram that runs smack down the middle. What you end up with is a crazy sleigh ride through hell.
It's definitely more fun at night when the party ...
... being snapped up by cashed up buyers. No we didn't get any! Spent more time looking at Turkish delight and smelling and marvelling at all the gorgeous spices out on display as well as the dried fruits and other foodstuffs many of which were totally foreign to us. Surprisingly it was now quite late in the afternoon and we were ready for that first glass of wine which we are enjoying sitting on the terrace of the hotel looking out at the Sea of Marmara ...
... of the rest of the city. From their website: "This is NOT your average tour! We’d rather show you the real Istanbul... Circle Istanbul is a 360° insider’s look at the world’s most complex city. Spend all day away from the tour buses and crowds, and experience Istanbul from the city docks, doorsteps, cafes, hilltops and sidewalks. This is Istanbul from every authentic angle." From 8:30 am to ...