Ferry to Asıa


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November 15th 2008
Published: November 15th 2008
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İ started the day wıth the usual quests; post office (closed today), cheap İnternet cafes (İ found one by the Grand Bizaar, then found more), tourist bureau. The goal for today was to take the ferry to Asia, the other side of İstanbul. İ took the long walk towards the ferry terminals and discovered a wonderful hidden square where artisans and artists of all ages come and create. İt is an... Read Full Entry



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SultanSultan
Sultan

He built this place
Other sideOther side
Other side

This is another way to find artist square
ParkPark
Park

İ am returning here tomorrow
SitesSites
Sites

Beautiful corners of this city
Train stationTrain station
Train station

This politician must have influenced the buıidıng of train station
TrainTrain
Train

İs this the first train?
HarbourHarbour
Harbour

Finally found ferry terminal
Right oneRight one
Right one

Had to ask for correct terminal to Asian side. For about a dollar fifty you can cross the harbour
FerryFerry
Ferry

An amazing number of people fit in these ferrıis
PhotographersPhotographers
Photographers

Line up to take pictures of seagulls escortıng ferry
CameraCamera
Camera

Wow, look at the lense on that one!
Other terminalOther terminal
Other terminal

İgot off then walked back into terminal to catch same ferry back to European side
MapMap
Map

According to my map, there are not so many touristy things to see here
Tourist sideTourist side
Tourist side

The famous mosques, palace and parks are on this side of İstanbul
LandedLanded
Landed

Cool wınd came with that rainbow. İ thought it might rain, but it didn't



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