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    • jwpotter's Profile Photo

      Guide in Ephesus

      Ephesus Jan 2, 2017 at 10:21 PM

      Do you have names of good guides? I will be arriving on an cruise ship and would like to find a private or very small group guide to avoid the crowds.

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    • Istanbul Attractions Near the Ataturk Airport

      Istanbul Dec 25, 2016 at 10:01 PM

      Hello everyone,

      I have a pretty big gap between flights at Ataturk airport. I arrive about 18:00 on Fri Dec30 and leave about 13:00 on Sat Dec31. I do not need to have a visa to leave the airport, so I would like to explore the city a bit. What attractions should I visit and until what time is it safe to be in the street? I am planning to spend an evening/night in the city, go back to the airport for the night, and then visit this (istanbulinhours.com/TourSche...) city tour. What do you think about this plan? How heavy is the traffic going to be these days? Keep in mind that I am 17 and I am not ready to spend money on hotels or taxis.

      Thank you for the information,
      Barys

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    • jwpotter's Profile Photo

      Guide in Ephesus

      Ephesus Jan 2, 2017 at 10:21 PM

      Do you have names of good guides? I will be arriving on an cruise ship and would like to find a private or very small group guide to avoid the crowds.

      2 Answers Jan 5, 2017 at 1:13 PM
    • Istanbul Attractions Near the Ataturk Airport

      Istanbul Dec 25, 2016 at 10:01 PM

      Hello everyone,

      I have a pretty big gap between flights at Ataturk airport. I arrive about 18:00 on Fri Dec30 and leave about 13:00 on Sat Dec31. I do not need to have a visa to leave the airport, so I would like to explore the city a bit. What attractions should I visit and until what time is it safe to be in the street? I am planning to spend an evening/night in the city, go back to the airport for the night, and then visit this (istanbulinhours.com/TourSche...) city tour. What do you think about this plan? How heavy is the traffic going to be these days? Keep in mind that I am 17 and I am not ready to spend money on hotels or taxis.

      Thank you for the information,
      Barys

      11 Answers Dec 28, 2016 at 1:04 AM
    • Visit to istanbul

      Istanbul Dec 14, 2016 at 5:36 AM

      How is Istanbul current situation want to travel next month a

      3 Answers Dec 22, 2016 at 5:18 AM
    • Istanbul trip

      Istanbul Dec 13, 2016 at 6:32 AM

      I would like to know when is the best time to visit istanbul between january and june ?
      And what should i see in the city ?
      And is there any hood cheap hotels there ?
      Thanks.

      10 Answers Dec 16, 2016 at 11:28 PM
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      Enough Time To Sleep and Be Safe?

      Istanbul Dec 11, 2016 at 12:56 PM

      I am considering taking a direct flight to Istanbul (IST) on Turkish Airlines from San Francisco next year and then transferring for a flight to Croatia the next day.

      Arriving in Istanbul at 1900 what range of time can i expect at customs? Am I making a mistake of trying to catch a flight the next day at 8 am. Any suggestions on what hotel to stay in that has the best pick up and drop off service to the airport. Is safety an issue at the airport now days? Thanks

      8 Answers Dec 11, 2016 at 11:36 PM
    • Transportation

      Uzungol Nov 4, 2016 at 6:28 AM

      Iam arriving tomorrow morning to uzugnol and I would really appreciate a detailed information regarding the transportation from trabzon airport to the village ,,..

      2 Answers Nov 5, 2016 at 9:17 AM
    • Transportation

      Uzungol Nov 4, 2016 at 6:27 AM

      Iam arriving tomorrow morning to uzugnol and I would really appreciate a detailed information regarding the transportation from trabzon airport to the village ,,..

      1 Answer Nov 4, 2016 at 11:26 AM
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      airport night stay

      Izmir Oct 30, 2016 at 5:35 AM

      hi we are a family and our last landing will be in izmir airport on 23march 2:00 am , we have booked a hotel in kusadasi so we should stay at airport for train or havas bus going to kusadasi . is there in airport any where to rest 3 hours? or any advice ? thank you

      1 Answer Oct 30, 2016 at 12:19 PM
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      night at airport

      Kusadasi Oct 30, 2016 at 4:58 AM

      hi we are a family and our last landing will be in izmir airport on 23march 2:00 am , we have booked a hotel in kusadasi so we should stay at airport for train or havas bus going to kusadasi . is there in airport any where to rest 3 hours? or any advice ? thank you

      2 Answers Oct 30, 2016 at 10:47 AM
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      airport to kemer or lara transfer

      Kemer Oct 25, 2016 at 10:09 PM

      Hi we will be in Antalya on next March may I know about transfer between airport and Lara or kemer may I use havash bus? Or tram? How much is taxi fare on midnight?

      2 Answers Oct 26, 2016 at 6:41 AM
    • First time

      Antalya Oct 25, 2016 at 8:57 AM

      Hi I'm just wondering if u can help me. Usually I always go to marmaris but I will be flying directly to Antalya in February. Can you recommend some apartments or hotels that will be open and allow Turkish to stay? Thank you

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      searching hotel

      Bodrum Oct 16, 2016 at 11:58 PM

      hi it is my first trip to bodrum on next march . may some one tell me about 5 star hotels with good access to city ? or tell me which zone should i search for hotel ? other question is about airport . i want go to bodrum from istanbul so which airport is suitable for me to book my ticket ? thank you farzad

      2 Answers Oct 17, 2016 at 9:10 AM
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      Road Trip

      Istanbul Oct 11, 2016 at 8:07 AM

      i want to drive from Istanbul to Bangkok

      34 Answers Oct 25, 2016 at 1:55 AM
    • Bus times and prices

      Turkey Oct 10, 2016 at 8:48 AM

      I am looking for buse times and prices from Antalya to Fethiye

      3 Answers Oct 11, 2016 at 12:43 AM
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      how long does it take to go through customs at Ataturk airport?

      Turkey Oct 8, 2016 at 2:39 AM

      we arrive at 12.20 and our flight out is at 01.15am so we have almost 11hours to find a hotel and rest for some hours.
      how long does it take to go through customs at Ataturk airport?

      13 Answers Oct 8, 2016 at 7:20 AM
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      Ottoman Mask

      Istanbul Sep 23, 2016 at 1:08 PM

      Hello, I know this is a long shot but I collect masks from the places I visit and I would really like to find an ottoman mask like this one during my trip to Turkey:

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      I'm thinking the best bet is the Grand Bazzar but not sure if there is an specific location considering how large the palace is... or if there's any other place around Istanbul where I could find it

      25 Answers Oct 11, 2016 at 12:44 AM
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      who will be in istanbul between 27 september and 9 october !

      Istanbul Sep 17, 2016 at 9:18 PM

      hiii ... i will be in istanbul for 12 days .. and i will travel alone and my hotel it will be in taksim ... so i want to know any person(from any country) will be there in same time maybe we can see istanbul together and go to all amazing places together ...
      i'm 21 years and i like to have fun and know new things and i like so much nightlife also ^^
      so anyone plz !

      1 Answer Sep 18, 2016 at 5:39 AM
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      Indie bars/clubs

      Istanbul Sep 12, 2016 at 7:54 AM

      Hi

      I will go to Istanbul next week (Thursday-Monday) and I am wondering whether there is any nice bars/clubs that plays indie music and such? It seems to be a bit hard to find in Istanbul.

      3 Answers Oct 8, 2016 at 9:25 PM
    • place to eat in selcuk turkey

      Selcuk Sep 10, 2016 at 5:56 AM

      where is a good place to eat in selcuk

      5 Answers Sep 11, 2016 at 5:10 AM
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      How much money should I withdraw from my ATM in Istanbul?

      Istanbul Sep 1, 2016 at 7:12 AM

      Hi Everyone,

      We'll be in Istanbul for the first time and I have no idea what to expect regarding prices there.

      I'd prefer not to be stuck with extra Turkish lira at home.

      Since we'll be there for about half a day, how much should I withdraw in Turkish lira to cover the following for 2 Adults in Sultanahmet:

      1) taking round-trip ferry ride (not a cruise, just the ferry);
      2) buying 1 pair of ornate indoor slippers (for Women) from Arasta Bazaar;
      3) Entrance Fees (either to Blue Mosque or Basilica Cistern, 1 or 2 places max);
      4) buying 1 decorative lamp from Arasta.

      Food and transportation from and to the Airport we've already got covered.

      Many thanks for your Estimates! :)

      23 Answers Oct 8, 2016 at 9:27 PM
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      Easy way to reach the Black Sea

      Istanbul Aug 28, 2016 at 5:28 PM

      I would like to go to a place close to Istanbul to see the Black Sea. I have read the cruises take too long.. I was thinking maybe just going to Garipçe and have lunch there with Black Sea view but I don't find an easy public transportation route to get there.

      Any suggestions?

      24 Answers Oct 9, 2016 at 4:49 AM
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      Aziz Mahmut Hudayi Mosque

      Istanbul Aug 27, 2016 at 9:02 PM

      Anybody have visit Aziz Mahmut Hudayi Mosque? Can tourist go in? Is the area where is located ok for tourist to be walking around?

      7 Answers Aug 28, 2016 at 6:42 PM
    • lucyguajardo's Profile Photo

      Which Turkish Bath

      Istanbul Aug 26, 2016 at 8:45 PM

      After a lot of research I'm thinking in taking a turkish bath in one of the following places
      Cagaloglu
      Cemberlitas
      Ayasofya

      I'm choosing a place close to my hotel as I wont have too much time the day I'm planning on doing it so I dont want to waste time in getting there. I'm staying close to Blue Mosque area.

      I'm not looking for luxury but more for traditional. Any suggestion or I may be missing other option.

      5 Answers Oct 8, 2016 at 9:28 PM
    • Weather in first week of October?

      Turkey Aug 21, 2016 at 4:37 AM

      Looking to book 10 days in Turkey leaving around 29th September, seen conflicting reports about how hot weather is, can anyone clarify if its hotter the further east you go ie Belek or Side...or ok still in Olu Deniz or Sargieme? Quoting around 20 degrees but is it actually any hotter? Thanks

      6 Answers Aug 26, 2016 at 5:32 PM
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      Temple of Artemis and House of Mother Mary

      Ephesus Aug 19, 2016 at 8:11 PM

      Halo every buddy, I will be in Kusadasi port on Sept 9. How do I get from the port to Ephesus to visit Temple of Artemis and House of Mother Mary.?
      Thanking you in advance for your kind assistance

      • angel hugs and blessings*

      10 Answers Sep 7, 2016 at 12:11 AM
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      12 or 22 hours in Istanbul?

      Istanbul Aug 19, 2016 at 4:00 PM

      Hello! I'm heading to Egypt in October and my layover will be in Istanbul. Since I've never been, I figured I'd choose a flight with a decent layover and see if I can explore. I've got 2 options from what I've been seeing, and I've got some questions if anyone can help me. I'll preface by saying I'm a very tall, average sized, very pale white woman with blue eyes and unnatural red hair (I have extensions in my profile pic I'll remove before going). I'm pierced, though I'll take them out as well, and tattooed. Basically, I'm very clearly an alternative westerner. I'm wearing all conservative clothes there, light-weight long sleeves and pants, and I'll wrap my head if I need to.

      If I do Istanbul on the way to Egypt, I arrive at 8:30pm, and leave at 6:45pm the next day. I'd need to find somewhere cheap and safe to stay overnight.

      If I do Istanbul coming home from Egypt, I'd arrive at12:30am and leave at 2:45pm. I could get a locker and nap at the airport for a few hours.

      So my questions are, first off, is it safe? I'll be with a friend in Egypt, but on my own in Istanbul, and I know a bit of Egyptian Arabic, but no Turkish. Second, which plan would be better? I'm on a tight budget, so if I can see enough on the way home that would be nice, but I'm concerned it's not enough time. Third, what should I see while I'm there and what's the best way to get around town?

      Thanks so much!

      13 Answers Aug 27, 2016 at 2:56 AM
    • October 2016 holiday

      Antalya Aug 19, 2016 at 1:55 AM

      Hello I am thinking of taking my 23 and 21 year olds to Lara beach from 25- 30th October
      Has anyone got any all inclusive hotel recommendations and also will it still be busy at that time of year
      Thank you for your help

      4 Answers Sep 27, 2016 at 2:30 PM
    • Looking for Long term rental

      Fethiye Aug 18, 2016 at 9:56 AM

      Hi
      Can anyone recommend an agency or someine privately who will rent out apartments or villa in the fethiye area at long term rental prices and not the tourist prices I keep seeing everywhere. My husband and I are moving along with our 3 children and can't afford the high tourist rates.

      13 Answers Aug 20, 2016 at 2:16 PM
    • Best Antalya area for young alone tourist

      Antalya Aug 12, 2016 at 10:30 AM

      Hello ,
      I'm willing to visit Antalya next month , I would love to know the best area to stay for a person who's going alone ,
      I need a quite , safe with more tourists than local people around .
      I'm checking Kemer and Lara , what you suggest between those places ??
      What hotels you recommend also in those 2 places ? not luxury but very good ones ?

      6 Answers Aug 13, 2016 at 12:51 PM
    • Resident Permit

      Turkey Aug 11, 2016 at 3:01 PM

      Hi, I am relocating from the UK to Turkey next month with my husband and 3 children. Will we be able to apply for a resident visa to stay long term? Should we do it before we leave for Turkey? what are the requirements?
      Can we do day trips to Rhodes to renew our 90 day visa?

      13 Answers Aug 20, 2016 at 5:05 AM