Daily Archives: October 11, 2012

Day 5 Istanbul

DAY 5     SATURDAY 22ND SEPTEMBER 2012 Old Istanbul  This visit to Istanbul is my fifth and Bev’s fourth so we have visited most of the iconic attractions like the Blue Mosque, Topkapi, the Grand Bazaar and the Galata Tower but … Continue reading

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Day 4 Istanbul

DAY 4 FRIDAY 21ST SEPTEMBER 2012  Rainy morning in Istanbul.  Even though it was raining we took to the streets and walked down to the area of Besitkas on the edge of the Bosphorus. On the way down the hill … Continue reading

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Day 3 Istanbul

DAY 3    THURSDAY 20TH SEPTEMBER 2012 Industrial Museum    Galata         Pera  Today Ferruh took us to the Rahmi M. Koc Museum.   The museum is devoted to the history of transportation, industry and communication and from my understanding it is privately owned … Continue reading

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