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Travel Blogs from Istanbul
Well, two continents in the one day. Europe on one side of the Bosphorus and Asia on the other. Istanbul was a wonderful mixture of sights, sounds, cultures, architecture and smells. Saw the Blue Mosque, Palace etc. ... the standard tourist things, and also had a nice little cruise up and down the Bosphorus (yes we are silly enough to get of a big boat and jump straight onto a smaller one for an hour or ...
... it when I was taking a photo of Yang and grabbbing all her gear at the same time. All to much for my left shoulder and neck. Suddenly, it went ping. Ouch.
The antique market is in the same place as the organic vegetable market. It only opens on Sundays and has more than a hundred little merchants with their tables of antiques. The trick is to find the antiques amongst the junk. Some of ...
... br> Official Name: Republic of Turkey
Area: 780,580 sq. km.
Currency: New Turkish Lira (TRY) 1 EUR = 1.77209 TRY / 1.00 TRY = 2.00 AED
Official language: Turkish
Time zone: GMT +2
Dialing Code: +90
Internet top-level domain (TLD): .tr
Emergency services: 112
Religions: 99% Muslim, 1% other
Government: Parliamentary Republic
President: Abdullah ...
... And it was like the way down to the fish market - creepy, and scary, and only men! Once we got to the tram we met a guy who we think might cook for celebrities, but we aren't sure. He was touching mine and Sam's cheeks and hair a lot. Then, we got on the tram. It didn't smell good, and it was very crowded. We only had a little bit of a walk once we got off the tram. We turned out going to a really good restaurant called the House ...
... the decision was unanimous! So after a relaxing drink and some time pottering around amongst yet more market type stalls, we made our way to the Funicular – an underground cable train that takes you to the top of the hill – and met up with more members of our tour for a walk down Istiklal Avenue for dinner.
Anyway, Mel is asleep and I should be too, so that’s enough for now.
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