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Istanbul Map, Turkey

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Istanbul Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Istanbul with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Istanbul useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Istanbul!

Istanbul Travel Guide

Istanbul  In the old days, Istanbul, formerly known as Constantinople was the capital of the Byzantine Empire and then the Islamic Ottoman gained control over Istanbul during the 15th century and made it its capital. The official name, Istanbul was adopted after Turkey gained independence in the year 1930 and Ankara was made the capital of Turkey. read more
 

Istanbul Sightseeing

kepekWhile in Istanbul, you get to choose between which side of the city you want to explore. If it is Europe that you choose, you will be taken to an adventure of different churches, mosques, towers and museums. If it is Asia that you choose, the old palaces, a number of islands and a tower are the more prominent fixtures. Truly, Istanbul is one experience of a lifetime that you can't miss, primarily because of its location. read more
 

Istanbul Nightlife

KenanFor nightclubs, the hottest of is the Queen of Bosphorus Reina or simply Reina. It is home to a number of restaurants and bars that can accommodate as much as two thousand guests. Although relatively high-end, this spot found  is open for everyone. However, fancy clothes are required. Some occasional celebrity sightings can happen in this club if you are lucky enough. Crystal, another famous club, is a known part... read more
 

Istanbul History

SwanThe first settlement in the city was evidenced by the artifacts excavated in the Fikirtepe mound on the Anatolian side. They are from Copper Age dating from 5500-3500 BC. Byzantion, the older name of Istanbul, was established on the site of an ancient port settlement named Lygos. It was founded by Thracian tribes between the 13th and 11th centuries BC. In 196 AD, the city was captured by Romans giving the chance for... read more
 

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