John M's Istanbul, Turkey
10 Reviews |
Ebusuud Street 18 Sirkeci, Eminonu Fatih
Although our room at the Erboy Hotel was small, it was comfortable and well-appointed: bar-fridge, c...
Ebusuud Cad. Erdogan Sok. No:6 Sirkeci
The Olimpiyat is fairly basic, but our room was comfortable (beds were excellent) with a decent bath...
Gulhane Park, near Sultanahmet Square
What riches the sultan's acquired! A vast complex, apparently with a capacity of some 4000 folk duri...
Wow! A 'working' mosque richly decorated with blue Iznik tiles and rich carpets. This is a 'must not...
Worth the effort to see the summer houses on the banks of this mighty strait. Some remarkable archit...
Imran Oktem Cad. No:4 D:5 Sultanahmet, Fatih
A well-spent half-hour. Do not bother with the audio guide, but collect the little brochure at the ...
Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya)
Hagia Sophia: this is special and is a must for any tourist in Istanbul. Go with a suitable guide an...
Rustem Pasha Mosque
A small mosque (by Istanbul standards), but well worth a visit. Decorated with blue Iznik tiles. Not...
Red River Pub
Hudavendigar Street No: 28-30/B
Popped in for a beer and meze, but were spell-bound as enormous trucks removing rubble edged their w...