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What I Saw and Did in Istanbul

Istanbul, the city of a thousand lights, colors, merging traditions and culture, uniting Asia and Europe... I had at last the opportunity to visit it at the end of last year. When someone describes the city to you the multitude of cultures and ethnicities is a concept, when you visit it, it is a real life experience...
So many historical places to see and visit, so many restaurants with delicious food, the fantastic oriental sweets, the great shopping experience and the breathtaking views over the Bosphorus Strait, make Istanbul one of the cities you would return to several times in your lifetime. I would love to share with you the highlights of my 4-day trip and give all the tips and tricks for those who would like to visit it in the future.
Bosphorus Cruise
Bosphorus cruise or a ride along the Golden Horn is definitely a must. There is so much history to be learned from all the wonderful buildings you will come across. The Ortak√∂y Mosque with its Baroque style is one of the most beau…