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I had to let you know about the fabulous – and much needed – time I had yesterday. A lovely friend of mine had given me a gift token for a visit to the hamam as a birthday present. I had to wait a month to cash in my voucher as we are both busy girls but it was so worth the wait… She picked me up at 10:00 and we first had brunch at my absolute favourite place (this was also part of my present, yes, I do realise how lucky I am with my friendships), catching up for a couple of hours and making sure we would not be getting hungry for quite a while. Then off we went to the hamam. My friend had warned me not to be surprised by the surroundings and she was right to have done so as I was a bit puzzled when we got there. High rises not exactly in prime conditions, a maze of little roads and a few shops that did not look too busy, you would never imagine finding a place dedicated to relaxation there. Once we entered the hamam, though, I completely forgot about the not too sparkling area. We