Chora Museum (Kariye Müzesi in Turkish); is a great example of Byzantine Architecture. Bigger than its neighbor Pammakaristos, much smaller than Hagia…


Arab Mosque

There isn't a specific information regarding when or by whom Arab Mosque was constructed. A legend says, in 715 AD, Arab Mosque…
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ferikoy flea market

A Turkish proverb says, "If there is demand on old stuff, flea markets would be lighted by divine light." Contrary to the…
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istiklal street tips musicians

Commercial, crowded Istiklal Street offers great opportunities without cost, from Turkish coffee to live street bands. Take notes for Istiklal Street, here…
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Istanbul map regions

It will be easier to learn about Istanbul Regions by dividing Istanbul map into three zones. Each zone has a different color.…


Istanbul cafes karabatak

Without doubt Karakoy is becoming a coffee lovers paradise with many 3rd wave coffe shops. An old metal workshop now houses one…
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