Orangulu's Istanbul, Turkey
Pasha Cafe & Pub
Alemdar Mah. Divanyolu Cad. No 64
This restaurant is on a main thoroughfare in Istanbul, in Sultanahmet, several blocks up from the B...
Turkish and Islamic Arts Museum (Turk ve Islam Eserleri Muzesi)
At Meydani Sok. Ibrahim Pasa Sarayi No:44 Sultanahmet, Fatih
We planned to spend only a morning in this museum and could not pull ouselves away in less than six ...
Sura Hotel & Suites
Divanyolu Cad. Alemdar Mah. Ticarethane Sok. No:45 Sultanahmetane Sk. No 45
We did not stay here but dropped in for lunch midweek, about 1400. Only two other tables were being ...
People-watching and wandering/entering/viewing the various sites is quite rearding. If you have the ...
Fulya Mah. Aytekin Kotil Cad., Guneri Apt. No: 13/5
We walked the route(s) our first afternoon in the city -- after a 14-hour plane journey. We had look...
We were at the Topkapi in the off-season (Nov) and the lines to get in were still disheartening. Onc...
Historic Areas of Istanbul
Get there, put away your maps, and just amble around: Look, ask, taste, bargain, buy. The architectu...
Taking time to wander the Mosque and its grounds was incredibly interesting. The architecture and Ga...
Istanbul Archaeological Museums
Osman Hamdi Bey Yokusu
This museum was first rate, though somewhat less complete than the National Archeological Museum in ...
Perhaps our best and most enjoyable afternoon in Istanbul. It was a warm and sunny autumn afternoon;...
Imran Oktem Cad. No:4 D:5 Sultanahmet, Fatih
Go early - first thing - in the morning and get in while it is styill tranquil and you are as alone ...