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    Vibrant and culturally diverse holidays....
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    Vibrant and culturally diverse holidays....
  • Istanbul Holidays Istanbul -
    Vibrant and culturally diverse holidays....
  • Istanbul Holidays Istanbul -
    Vibrant and culturally diverse holidays....
  • Istanbul Holidays Istanbul -
    Vibrant and culturally diverse holidays....
 
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Istanbul Guide

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  Explore this beauty city Istanbul in your style.
This city, Istanbul, shows four main regions. Tourists often prefer to see whole of the city but in bunches. Istanbul can be split up into four sections keeping in mind the interest of the tourists or their viewh of exploring here in this beautiful city.

The four Sections of Istanbul

The four Section are: Old Town - area round Sultanahmet, Beyoglu (Known as Pera District) Bosphorus and Prince's Islands.

Istanbul, Turkey, is a right place for your holidays. It is suitable for one and all. No matter what you expect you are going to receive everything here. If you wish to spend your time frolicking on the beaches or you wish to visit some of the lovely historical places then you can. You are going to get everything here on your Family Holidays in Turkey or Group Holidays in Istanbul, Turkey.

Topkapi Palace, the symbol of the dominance of the great Ottoman Empire, is a must seen palace here. Visitors throng in here to get themselves acquainted a little with the Ottoman Period here in Turkey. Other historical buildings are there. Visitors can even see the jewels or many pieces of Islamic artwork or artwork of ottoman period there. Dolmabache Palace is another very popular palace here and Istanbul Holiday Lovers should pay a visit to this palace. It was build in the 19th Century. Although it doesn't have a long history yet is worth visiting. Berylerbeyi Palace is also very famous here. If the the visitors wish to get a feel of the roman empire then Hippodrome is a right place. Visitors can find remains of the monuments such as The Obelisk of Theodosius, The The column of Constantine and The Bronze Serpentine Column.

Churches are also main attractions here. Most of the tourists visit churches during their Istanbul Holidays here in Turkey. St. Sophie (or also known as the church of Divine Wisdom) was built by Constantine, The Great. It was build in order to specify the growing dominance of the roman Empire.

The Blue Mosque which is also called Sultanahmet Camli shows great, enthralling decoration from inside. It is decorated with Blue Iznik Tiles hence the name Blue Mosque. Visitors can find the tomb of sultan ahmet outside the mosque. His wife and his three sons were buried near there. Sulemaniye Camii, built by Mimar Siman, is another very popular mosque here which dominates the Skyline of the Golden Horn.

If you wish to spend your time here in learning a few things but this royal city, Istanbul then you can visit museums here. There are many popular city museums here. History is much more alive here in museums where you can see remarkable works, dating back to ancient Turkey. Often, the visitors those who are a bit drawn towards the islamism prefer to visit The Museum of Turkish Islamic Art. It was used to be the place of Ibrahim Pasa. It is considered a reservoir of Islamic art and Islamic culture.

If you wish to spend your time in shopping or wish to buy something to keep as a remembrance of your visit here in Istanbul then Grand Bazaar is a right place it is considered one of the famous historic bazaars worldwide. You are going to find this place a bit crowded but it is considered the best place where you can see numerous carpet with intricate designs, jewelery or accessories, leather items or handicrafts. If you are fond of food then you can go to one of the small bazaars here The Spice Market ( Turkish call it Misir (Egyptian Bazaar)) is very popular bazaar here. You can the get the real spicy food items here. Great varieties of Pistachios or Almonds or Caviars.

You can have great time here on your Istanbul Holidays. You are sure to receive memorable moments to treasure for the rest of your life.
 
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