Istanbul

Istanbul Travel Tips

Shopping Fest starts in Istanbul

By Istanbul Expert: ...  , Turkey, March 2011

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 1 Rating

Istanbul is ready for shopping! Istanbul, one of the most dynamic cities in the world, will become the global capital of shopping and entertainment during the Istanbul Shopping Fest which runs from ...  Read more

Istanbul Suggested Itineraries

By Viator, September 2014

4.5 star rating: Recommended 1564 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

From Roman-era plumbing to Byzantine mosaics and Ottoman harems, Istanbul has centuries of history to share. After touring the mosques and palaces, be sure to relax at one of the famous Turkish ...  Read more

Bosphorus Cruises

By Viator, June 2014

4 star rating: Recommended 305 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

One of the best ways to get a feel for Istanbul is to take a cruise on the legendary Bosphorus. Begin the tour with a brief visit to the 17th century Spice Bazaar, one of Istanbul's most colorful ...  Read more

Gallipoli Tours from Istanbul

By Viator, March 2014

4 star rating: Recommended 104 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

After a few days of touring Istanbul’s mosques, palaces and bustling markets, you may want to journey outside the city to learn about Turkey’s more recent history, specifically the World War I sites ...  Read more

Turkish Food in Istanbul

By Viator, August 2014

4 star rating: Recommended 38 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Istanbul also offers a wide array of regional and specialty Turkish dishes. Here are a few that you should definitely sample, many of which can be found on the street or on a Turkish food tour .  ...  Read more

The Asian Side of Istanbul

By Viator, June 2014

4 star rating: Recommended 18 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

The astounding concentration of cultural and historical sights on Istanbul’s European side often leaves the city’s Asian shore in the shadows. However, this quiet and predominantly upper-class ...  Read more

Turkish Baths in Istanbul

By Viator, October 2013

4 star rating: Recommended 6 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

In recent years a number of historic hamams – or Turkish baths - around Istanbul, including several designed by the master architect Mimar Sinan, have been renovated and now provide a Turkish bath ...  Read more

Süleymaniye Mosque re-opened to visitors

By Istanbul Expert: ...  , Turkey, February 2011

4 star rating: Recommended 1 Rating

Istanbul-the bridge between Asia and Europa hosted two great empires during long time and which has lots of historical remains from the Roman and Ottoman periods.The most beautiful and largest ...  Read more

Markets of Istanbul

By Viator, April 2014

3.5 star rating: Worth doing 2 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

More than 200 markets take place every week in various neighborhoods around Istanbul, offering fresh produce, textiles, crafts, kitchenware, souvenirs and really almost anything you can imagine. Not ...  Read more

Istanbul by Night

By Viator, June 2014

Tours & Tickets

Istanbul has a killer nightlife, with nightclubs lining the Bosphorus in summer along a strip known as the ‘Golden Mile’. There are tea gardens and coffee houses in Sultanahmet, groovy bars in ...  Read more

Istanbul in Winter

By Zoe Smith , United Kingdom, October 2013

With freezing temperatures, wind-swept seas and frost gathering on its many minarets, Istanbul is nothing if not atmospheric in the winter months: and with fewer tourists hitting the city ...  Read more

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Istanbul

By Viator, August 2013

Tours & Tickets

Located on perhaps the world’s most strategic peninsula, at the crossroads of the Balkans, Anatolia, the Black Sea and the Mediterranean, Istanbul has been the capital of both the Eastern Roman ...  Read more

A visit to miracle of civilizations , Anatolia

By guide-ozlem , Turkey, July 2013

Discover the mystic passage- way of two intercontinental, Asia and Europe, with enthusiasm of Old Town of Istanbul,nevermore one of the most exciting and memorable experiences of your life no doubt ...  Read more

Day Trip

By Divya Ramanna N , July 2013

Well organised.. Guide was well versed with the history and very helpful. Carpet factory tour is mainly a sell pitch

Exploring the Sultanahmet District of Istanbul

By Zoe Smith , United Kingdom, March 2013

Istanbul might have a reputation for its cosmopolitan population and increasingly modern attitude, but the heart of the city still beats in the historic old town of Sultanahmet, located on the ...  Read more

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