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Oct 27, 2004 - Final day in Istanbul

We came back to different hotel, around the corner from the Apricot and somewhat nicer, for our last evening together. Too sad-making. Robyn and I visited the Mosaic Museum nearby the hotel. It has a 60ft. long x 20 ft. wide mosaic floor that has been painstakingly reconstructed in the same position it was discovered in and was part of the Great Palace of the Byzantine Emporers from the 5th C. (See an attached photo of a section of the floor mosaic). Fantastico! Went out for dinner across the other side of the bridge in the Beyoglu area...

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