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5 Ways To Enjoy Istanbul On A Budget

October 18, 2012
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I recently discovered that shimmering Istanbul – like any other cosmopolitan city – ain’t cheap. Having been to coastal Turkey a couples of times before however, I wasn’t expecting it to be so comparable to prices in London. While our hotel was good value, Mr TravelEachDay and I found that eating and drinking out was […]

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Guided tour of Istanbul’s highlights: the lowdown

September 5, 2012
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I’d won 25% off an Urban Adventures tour 2 weeks before I was due to visit Istanbul, so I took this as a sign and duly booked up to take the Hidden Istanbul tour on our second day in the city. It started pretty poorly with Mr TravelEachDay and I getting on the tram in […]

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Checking in, checking out: The House Hotel Galatasaray, Istanbul

August 17, 2012
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When it comes to holiday accommodation, there’s nothing I like less than big, brash hotels. I don’t like the amount of ground they cover with shining steel and glass, I don’t like the communist, vanilla uniformity of the rooms, and I definitely don’t like paying for prices as high as the penthouse suite for wi-fi […]

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