GoonerAdz's Istanbul, Turkey
Istanbul Archaeological Museums
Osman Hamdi Bey Yokusu
The museum was undergoing restoration and earthquake proofing. So it was a bit difficult to get roun...
There are loads of cruises that go from near the old bridge and cost you 10TL for an hour or two. Wr...
Istanbul Modern Museum
Meclis-i Mebusan Caddesi
Worth the visit, there were some amazing pieces in there and of course some not so great pieces. The...
Sinan Aga Mah. Zeyrek Cad. No:4
Probably more impressive than the Blue Mosque, another example of brilliant Ottoman architecture whi...
Historic Areas of Istanbul
Brilliant city. The historic bit still feels really historic. There are no high rises and there's so...
Gulhane Park, near Sultanahmet Square
The place is huge, it's exhausting to see everything. It was amazing though and I could have spent a...
Red River Pub
Hudavendigar Street No: 28-30/B
Really enjoyed it here. First time was relaxing with a much needed beer and Meze after exhausting my...
Imran Oktem Cad. No:4 D:5 Sultanahmet, Fatih
It's one of the few things to have survived from early Byzantine/East Roman. It's an incredible feat...
Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya)
Ayasofya Square, Sultanahmet
but that's a necessary evil, otherwise the place would fall into disrepair. It was fascinating to le...
Well worth a visit. The building is pretty huge and the inside is really nice. Also as all the museu...