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    24-hour Bosphorus routes: European side

    Starting from Sirkeci and finishing at Sarıyer, this morning-to-morning tour of the coastline’s most beautiful districts includes eight stops.  

    Heart of Istanbul: The Bosphorus Strait

    Ah, Istanbul. The city has featured in hundreds of novels, poems, songs and movies – there’s majestic beauty and diversity here. Even...

    Touring Istanbul with children

    I separated the suggested activities as European and Anatolian side activities due to the unique feature of our Istanbul bridging two continents...

    Cities within the city: The districts of Istanbul

    Emirgân Mehmed Pasha, and for a time the area was known as Feridun Bey...

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    City of sultans: Istanbul

    In this piece, I wanted to prepare a list full of food and drink that’ll make you feel like a sultan in...

    A journey to a tropical heaven: Maldives

    The Maldives also has the lowest ground level (1.5 m) above the sea in the world. The biggest concern of the country...

    Desolate land: Nevşehir

    We started our tour by visiting The Tomb of Haji Bektash Veli, before going to Ürgüp Teachers's Lounge where we would stay. Haji Bektash...

    A superb blend of nature and history: Cappadocia

    1. Güllüdere Valley The Güllüdere Valley, located between Göreme and Çavuşin, is home to numerous churches, monuments and living...

    Historical Turkish baths of Istanbul: From the Ottomans to the present

    Cağaloğlu Hamam Built on the orders of Sultan Mahmud I in 1741 to the design of the architect Süleyman...