Travel Blogs from Istanbul
... famous oldest Turkish baths and a man preceded to 'touch his thing' I front of me and follow me round until I had to leave. I tried to buy another bag but the guy spat at me and told me to **** off in Turkish when I suggested a discount. I hope tomorrow I can fill with touristy things and then I can check out and go straight to the airport on Sunday morning. Please turn things around Turkey. I spent a lot of money on you. Istanbul -35 degrees ...
... of Sisli and it would be our home base for the next few days. That evening we went with the Lopez family to support Mikey at the u20 soccer World Cup. The USA tied France 1-1. Nathan and I then finished off our night with a celebratory dinner to kick off our trip in Sultanahmet, the cute old city area with the historic sites. Day Two Everyone was tired and slept in. Nathan and I then headed to the Spice Market and ate some ...
... and walked 100 metres to the Blue Mosque. None of us have packed for this cold weather. We all had a few cardigans and jumpers and maybe one set of long pants so these were all put on to try and keep warm.
The Hotel we are staying at is in a wonderful location. It is only 100 metres from the Blue Mosque and around the corner from the central square of the tourist area of Istanbul. We ...
... was his wife and his/her/their daughter. I heard him mention that this was the biggest plane he’d ever been on. WHAT? It wasn’t even that big a plane, just a two-three-two seater. Anyway, I started talking to him about how it was clear blue sky in London and I had expected it to be gray and that it was snowing when I left NYC. Turns out, his wife is originally from Philly, although her accent seemed to ...
... ice cream after a while.
The toilets here can wash your bottom, I have drawn a picture for you.
Alicia-Yesterday we had a great time because we went to an ice cream place with a really funny man who has a very long pole with a scoop on the end. Emily would love all the shops here as she loves leather handbags and things like that. In one road we saw twenty bra shops and I bought some new crocks because I forgot to pack them at Aunty Helen's as well as my ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet