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City Guide Istanbul, Turkey

Visiting Istanbul

The only city in the world built on two continents, Istanbul is a unique link between east and west, the perfect guarantee that your visit will be a memorable one.

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Istanbul City Reviews

  • 80%

    WanderlustGirl94

    ONE OF MY FAVORITE PLACES ON EARTH!

    This was one of the most amazing cities I have ever seen! The people is so nice, helpful and funny, the architecture of the Mosques is stunning, the culture is so wide, different and interesting and the city itself has a spirit and vibe that I have never felt before! I really enjoyed my stay in this wonderful city and for sure I hope I can come back to Turkey someday.

    Insider Tip:Don't be afraid. I was a woman traveling alone and everyone told me I was crazy for going to Turkey by myself. YOU CAN NOT MISS THIS CITY. It is very safe and the people is super friendly! Just be very careful where you put your values and have your eyes wide open with the scams. ALWAYS dribble, all prices can go down! Avoid being alone at night at places that are not crowded and you'll be fine! Go to Prince Islands' if you can and have good weather is beauuuutiful. ENJOY! :)

  • 60%

    Anonymous

    Lively City

    I guess I expected the food to be better but it most definitely wasn't. The city itself is up late and the people are friendly. Also great currency conversion until you realize it's kinda expensive.

    Insider Tip:Avoid taking taxis etc and make use of the shuttle bus services to the airport.

  • 100%

    Anonymous

    Escape from normal life

    I felt like I was transported back into history. You can feel the culture of Istanbul by just walking in the streets. As a female I felt very safe.

    Insider Tip:1) Do the tours 2) Refer to #1 3) Go to a Turkish bath house.

  • 80%

    akosbokora9804

    istanbul

    we were astonished with its cleanliness. very good feeling to see the coast of asia on the other side of the channel... good food, good drinks, just recommend this city. 100x better, than brussels :)

  • 70%

    Anonymous

    good view bad seller

    one of best scene in the world. amazing stunning!!! too many seller, beggar, rude person, lier and cheater. the city heading to mass by people. I feel sad.

    Insider Tip:do not waste money in Istanbul please. try to use money same as local turkish.

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