Hotel Buyuk Keban

Gencturk Cad. 47, Istanbul, 34470, Turkey | 3 star hotel
Prices starting from $57.00
 

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Here and there

A travel blog entry by maccanat29

4
27

... the end when we had to stand up.

The river is the perfect place to appreciate the beauty of Istanbul. Very clearly, you can see the castles, palaces, monuments, mosques, the river front cafes and restaurants, the homes of the rich and famous (lots of!), and the beautiful parks. Considering the population density in Istanbul, the number of parks and green spaces is surprising. The palaces are now mostly museums; there is so much more to explore.
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Homeward Bound.....

A travel blog entry by alyandgreg

4
7

... still a working mosque but the Turks are happy enough for people and tourists to come and go, with certain rules as you should expect. When we were there the King of Norway (let's call him Sven) was being shown around so I am sure Dig and I will feature on Turkish news as the dumb ***** in the background wondering who is this bloke!! We also did the Spice Market which is too big to comprehend but then the much much bigger Grand Bazaar - just ...

Turkey

A travel blog entry by bryce_terri

1
136

... outside of Istanbul the roads were actually very quiet with a new highway project everywhere you looked, so we had no problems getting around. We arrived in Pamukkale just in time for dip in the pool and then got stuck into our first kebab. Aphrodisias came highly recommended, an ancient Greek town – our first. It’s well preserved with some impressive remains of the temple of Aphrodite with its ...

Full circle

A travel blog entry by karinrauwerdink

1
108

... and a lot of them spend their time fighting each other. All of them run away when you approach them. There was loud music wherever you went and the streets were full with people.
This morning I had some breakfast on the rooftop terrace of the hotel enjoying the odd ship that passed in front of me. I then went to the blue mosque and had to wear a cloth over my head and take off my shoes before entering. I was trying to take a photo of myself with the ...

Shopping Mecca of Istanbul

A travel blog entry by abarnes

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... over toward the Blue Mosque after the noon prayer.



The name of the game at the Grand Bazaar is negotiate. The salesmen throughout the Bazaar were comical, persistent and honest. They knew that we knew things were overpriced and they were eager to make a deal. The bazaar is so large, it's easy to get lost among the crowds ...

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Location

This 3 star hotel, located in the Fatih area of Istanbul, is near Suleymaniye Mosque, Military Museum (Asker Muzesi), Beyazit Mosque (Beyazit Camii), and Istanbul University.
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    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent