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How Many People Live In Istanbul

How Many People Live In Istanbul

Istanbul was always the most crowded settling and the busiest commercial hub of Western Asia since the Roman Empire till the Modern Turkey. It was named as the capital of different empires throughout the history with the names Constantinople and Asitane. Despite not being the capital of Turkey now, Istanbul is still the most populated […]

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Turkish Tea

How To Make Turkish Tea

Turks consume the highest amount of tea per person in the entire World which makes the Turkish tea an important part of their daily life. There is not a specific time or a pattern to have a sip, with the breakfast in the morning till the end of the dinner as a finishing touch Turks […]

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sultanahmet square

What To See In Sultanahmet(The Old City) In Istanbul

Counting that the area Sultanahmet was the very center of the city that maintained as the capital of both Byzantine and Ottoman Empires, there is an immense heritage that must be experienced while visiting Istanbul. You should start with the must see monuments, enjoy a local lunch to get rid of tireness, get lost in […]

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biblical history of turkey

Biblical History of Turkey

Many people of faith don’t think Turkey as a land of Bible. Rather Israel is considered the Holy Land because it is the place where Abraham has lived and died. It was the promised land conquered by Joshua, and it was the kingdom ruled vy David and Solomon. There Jesus also lived and died and […]

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turkish delight coffe

WHERE TO BUY TURKISH DELIGHT IN ISTANBUL?

Delight is one of the most common traditional deserts of Turkish people in all around the world as it’s easy to find and consume without any process of cooking or heating. Recently it became more popular among foreigner with rising number of visitors who are interested in Turkey and Turkish culture. Now the question is […]

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What To Eat In Istanbul

Istanbul, witnessing variety of civilizations, is the place where the cuisines meet besides the continents. Being the capital of the empires that have enormously widened their territorities, the city continues keeping all the flavors from different regions of the World and the mixture of them too. There is so much to taste while visiting the […]

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Istanbul Constantinople

Are Constantinople and Istanbul The Same Place?

Istanbul, the overpopulated city in Turkey which connects Asia and Europe was always known as one of the most important spots on Earth since it was named as the capital of the Roman Empire on the 4th century by the Emperor Constantine. Before that, the relics of the city goes back to more or less […]

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Conquest of Istanbul

How Istanbul Was Conquered?

Conquest of Istanbul(Constantinople) was a milestone for the world history as it had caused an evolution for the east and the west, Asia and Europe, Islam and Christianity. It was the end for the Roman Empire that ruled most of the Europe for 1500 years, widened it’s territory to North Africa and Caspian Sea. Conquest […]

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Guided Istanbul Tour in Istanbul

Do I Need a Tour Guide In Istanbul?

Istanbul is a magnificent city offering you a lot to see, taste and experience. You may ask ‘Do I need a tour guide in Istanbul?’ Let us explain you some advantages of having a local tour guide for your visit. Istanbul is located on two different continents however historical city of Constantinople is located on […]

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sveti stefan bulgar church iron church in istanbul

Epiphany Ceremony in Balat

Balat is a popular destination for tourists because of its distinct heritage. People from various cultures and religions lived here for ages. Still you may witness how Greek-Orthodox society endures their traditions even the population has decreased tremendously after the interchange when Turkish Republic is announced. 6th of January is an important day for the […]

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