"Istanbul, mosques and museums" Istanbul by veigapaula

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Mosques and Museums

This city has a large amount of good places to go sightseeing, exquisite mosques to visit and important museums with collections worth being seen. The problem is that, if you want a hotel in the old town center, to be able to walk to this places, the service and the hotel itself is not a big thing. Noisy, staff is usually rude and nobody is on time...Choosing a nice hotel takes you away from the center and makes you dependant on taxis. Dilemmas...

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  • Pros:Beautiful city at the old town surroundings
  • Cons:Too many tourists...
  • In a nutshell:Worth going on different times, separated by years, to avoid remembering the bad service of last time...
  • Last visit to Istanbul: Sep 2011
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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  • MalenaN's Profile Photo
    Oct 5, 2011 at 11:15 AM

    Istanbul is a lovely city! Too bad you had an unpleasant experiens when arriving to your hotel.


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