ISTANBUL, TURKEY

Istanbul is the most populous city in Turkey and the country’s economic, cultural, and historic center. Its Old City reflects cultural influences of the many empires that once ruled. Attractions include Palaces, Museums, Mosques, Churches, Gardens, Shopping Malls, Bazars and more …

ATTRACTIONS

Hagia Sophia
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Totapi Palace
Grand Bazar
Dolmabahce Palace
Bosphorus Bridge
Cruise the Bosphorous
Ortakoy
Taksim
Shopping & Dining

HOTELS & TRANSFER

The Hotels I have stayed in Istanbul are 
Radisson Blu Bosphorus Hotel, Istanbul
Ortakoy Princess Hotel
Point Hotel Barbaros

Transfers : Taxis and all are easily available. The public transportation system is very smooth with Metro, Train, Bus ..

FOOD & RESTAURANTS

Restaurants I have Dined Include  
Musafir Indian Restaurant (Taksim)
Dubb Indian Restaurant (Hagia Sophia area, 5-10 minutes walk)
Turkish Restaurants, Fresh Grilled Fish too good. 
Turkish Ice Creams, not to miss it. 


USEFUL INFORMATION

Country  : Turkey
Currency : Turkish lira
Timezone : GMT +3 (Apr-Sep) and GMT +2 (Oct-Mar).
International Dial code : +90
Languages : Turkish



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