Istanbul, Turkey.. April 11th 2009 Should not be any problem to find Istanbul for a pin.
We had a private tour with driver and a wonderful English-speaking guide named Attila. We have been here before, but Granny Lynne had a “flu bug” then and she didn't get to see the famous Blue Mosque, so that was our first stop.
Then we did another Mosque, the Hippodrome and the palace.
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Middle East » Turkey » Marmara » Istanbul Modern Turkey was founded in 1923 from the Anatolian remnants of the defeated Ottoman Empire by national hero Mustafa KEMAL, who was later honored with the title Ataturk, or "Father of the Turks." Under his authoritarian leadership, the country adopt... ... read more
Duncan Charles Merriwether (Chuck)
Jacqueline P. Merriwether (Lynne)
7575 Pelican Bay Blvd.
Naples, FL 34108
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