Grand Bazaar is one of the most important tourist attractions in Istanbul, as well as being one of the largest and oldest souqs. This covered market is full of shops with buzzing activity. There are 60 streets and approximately 5,000 shops in Grand Bazaar, which, in a way, is the world’s oldest shopping mall. The first […]
Want to find out the best places to eat in Istanbul? Below, you can find a shortlist. Enjoy.
Çiya Sofrası This unique restaurant on the Anatolian side of Istanbul introduces local Turkish cuisine to the world by collecting recipes from all over Turkey and offering these delicious traditional dishes to its customers. Güneşlibahçe Sokak 43, Kadıköy, Istanbul Emirgan Sütiş The first Emirgan Sütiş is located in Emirgan in the address below, but today […]
Istanbul is a living history with its city walls, mosques, palaces and museums. Don't leave Istanbul before seeing these places!
Topkapı Palace Topkapı Palace, which enthralls with its magnificence and architecture, is at the top of the locations which should not be overlooked in Istanbul. The palace, which was built by Fatih Sultan Mehmet in 1478, played the role of being the main center of the state where the Sultans lived and governed the state […]
Being a foreigner in a country and visiting only the museums, the parks, and the restaurants and diving into daily life and the transport problems in addition to not being able to find the customary goods in the markets are completely different things. So, when you decide to live in Istanbul, you will most probably find […]
It has been announced that the lost grave of Suleiman the Magnificent has been found near the town of Zigetvar in Hungary.
It was announced in a press conference held in Budapest that the burial place had been found on the Zigetvar (Szigetvár) Grapes Hill, following measurements made from the air and on land. The findings obtained during the studies of the committee comprised of Hungarian and Turkish scientists, were announced by Professor Norbert Pap. Hungarian scientist […]
A must-try list of the most delicious Turkish foods and drinks. Consume with caution. Addiction guaranteed!
Get a taste of all these Turkish foods before you leave Turkey (or when you come back again)
Each one more beautiful than the other...
Planning a trip to Turkey? Here is a list of the 50 spots you won’t regret seeing in Turkey. Nemrut – The site of giant statues There are gigantic statues of up to 7 meters in the national park, which hosts the ancient city of the Kingdom of Kommagene, in the Kahta district of Adıyaman. […]
It may be of great benefit to you to learn about the some interesting and fun facts about Turkish people before coming to Turkey.
If you intend to come to Turkey as a tourist or for business, or to buy a home from Turkey, then we recommend that you read this article about the common traits of Turks. (This post is intended to be humorous). A Turkish man paying a bill in a restaurant will carry out the necessary procedure under the […]
If you are interested in trying a Turkish bath house in Istanbul, you can find the most preferred ones in this post.
At one time, there were 168 large, and just as many small Turkish baths (hamams) in Istanbul. There were also Turkish baths in the mansions and manor houses, and it is thought that there were close to ten thousand of them. There are also Turkish baths in Istanbul, which operate today and draw the attention […]
Hospitality, one of the most distinctive features of Turks, is at the same time a religious and national duty.
The Turks see guests who come to their door as a “Guest from the God”. The identity of the guest, his or her position or office, whether he or she is wealthy, and whether he or she is an invited or an uninvited guest are not important at all. Irrespective of their religion and beliefs, […]