Travel Blogs from Istanbul
Sajab, hommikul küll veel üsna tagasihoidlikult.
Käin labi Aya Sofiast. Pilet on krõbeda hinnaga, 20 liiri. Pool kirikut on täis rohelist võrku, mille keskel undavad remondimehhanismid. Pole just eriti romantiline. Ilma selle kaadervärgita näeks asi tunduvalt võimsam välja. Kirik, mis on muudetud mosheeks, mis on muudetud muuseumiks. …
Hommikusöögikorruselt avaneb vaade vihmasele linnale.
Lennujaama sõit kulgeb lihtsamalt ja kiiremini kui oli oodata. Helistan automehele ja palun tal ka varem kohale ilmuda. Erzurumi ümber on mäed lumised. Ilmaga mul ilmselt vedas.
Olen nüüd läbinud enamuse Türgi piirialadest: Mor Gabriel oli mõnikümmend kilomeetrit Süüria piirist, Iraagi …
Arrived weary after a very early start from Barcelona, stone hotel does not quite looked like its pictures (now there is a surprise). We had a shoebox and I moaned and we got a better room, still interesting but a bit more space. It's on a stunner of a hill! We had tea on the roof - **** service but it was food..... Great view of the sunset. Today we have been to the grand bazaar and yep you can believe there are ...
... Close by, our next stop was the Journalist and Writers' Foundation, a related organization dedicated to the same Gulen principles. We had an informative discussion with Tolga Aksoy, the Deputy Secretary General who told us about the efforts of his group all over the world to focus on peace through dialogue. As a parting gift he gave each of us a copy of "Live and Tolerance" by Fethullah Gulen. The final stop for today was Camlica Hill, the highest point ...
... you look like you're from heaven."
"Your eyes, they capture me"
"Kiwi girl, Lady Gaga, Shakira, Baby Spice, Charlie's Angels!"
"Hey Kiwi girl, marry me, I want your babies..." <---- Possibly taking it too far
And numerous marriage proposals. Istanbul is excellent for a girl's self-estem.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
not very centrally located but close enough to walk to must-sees. Nice room, colorful neighborhood.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.