Istanbul - Turkey

Istanbul

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Istanbul, historically known as Constantinople and Byzantium, is the most populous city in Turkey and the country's economic, cultural, and historic center. Istanbul is a transcontinental city in Eurasia, straddling the Bosphorus strait (which separates Europe and Asia) between the Sea of Marmara and the Black Sea. Its commercial and historical center lies on the European side and about a third of its population lives on the Asian side. The city is the administrative center of the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality. Istanbul is one of the world's most populous cities and ranks as the world's 7th-largest city proper and the largest European city.

Famous For
Cultural tourism
Historical places
Monuments
Museums
Climate
Mediterranean
Population
11 174 257
Elevation
39
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Hagia Sophia

2.62 Km From centre

Museum
Dolmabahçe Palace

5.05 Km From centre

Park
The Blue Mosque - Sultan Ahmed Mosque

2.47 Km From centre

Tourism Attraction
Topkapı Palace

2.89 Km From centre

Tourism Attraction

Top hotels

Istanbul My Assos Hotel

1.40 Km From centre

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Turvan Hotel

2.24 Km From centre

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Taxim Suites & Residences Istanbul

4.26 Km From centre

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Star Holiday Hotel

2.39 Km From centre

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Top restaurants

Asitane

2.10 Km From centre

Restaurant
Kız Kulesi

4.64 Km From centre

Restaurant
Ulus 29

8.92 Km From centre

Restaurant
El Amed Terrace Restaurant

2.18 Km From centre

Restaurant

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