Istanbul Comfort Hotel
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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Merrebah from Istanbul everyone After finishing one last Suwan Thai meal we embarked on our trip of a lifetime. Tears were shed at the airport as we said our goodbyes and we were off to Istanbul via Qatar. The flight was grouse with a spare seat on both, however someone needs to talk to the airline about investing in some armrests that go all the way up so we can lie across. We arrived to a perfect spring day in Sultanahmet, orientating ourselves to the area and getting a few ...
... of it. Oscar took us to the far west side and showed us the two medusa head columns. Medusa's head is said to be turned sideways to stop her from being able to use her powerful glare to turn men to stone, but a more practical explanation is that the column bottom fit better turned that way. We were only able to enjoy a short period of time in the cistern, but found out some interesting facts nonetheless.
Our next and last ...
... excited for the day or not adjusted to time zone.
Karpali Carsi – Grand Bazaar: Wowwwwww. The color is big. The bazaar is big. The reputation is intimidating but I had been looking forward to our excursion here for weeks! Despite horrid stories of pressure sales and difficult negotiations, I found our buying experience very nice (or maybe I am a better negotiator than I think)! A walk in the old bazaar showed us that we’ll need to ...
... We got back to the park in between the mosques and decided to have a look inside the Blue Mosque. Luckily Sarah had brought a scarf with her to wear over her head so that she would not have to use one of the ugly ones they lent you. It was definitely interesting walking in with her head covered in this way- but also added to the experience! The blue mosque was huge and amazing! All the details and intricacies of the architecture and the decorations! So grand! It is to be ...
... to even imagine. It is built out of many domes creating one big surface as a total. Opposite the Blue mosque you can find another great mosque the Hagia Sophia. Even though not so big as the Blue Mosque, it is definitely worth visiting.
If you are done with being in a cultural mood and enjoy shopping like we do I would advise you to go to Taksim. I think my husband saw so much clothes, he ...