PrinterBird's Istanbul, Turkey
Istanbul Archaeological Museums
Osman Hamdi Bey Yokusu
The layers and amount of history in Turkey and Istanbul never failed to blow us away as we visited s...
Unlike most sites in Istanbul, this was was un-crowded so you were able to take your time and enjoy ...
Museum of Innocence
Cukurcuma Caddesi, Dalgic Cikmazi, 2
If you love Orhan Pamuk and have read the Museum of Innocence, you will love this charming museum. A...
The exterior of the mosque is lovely and worth a look at night as well when its all lit up and birds...
Alemdar Mahallesi, Yerebatan Caddesi, No:1/3
It was lovely to dip underground to be confronted by rows and rows of greek pillars dimly lit. Fish ...
Istiklal Cad. No:211
This is a free contemporary art gallery with four or five floors of exhibition space. We saw a lovel...
Istanbul Modern Museum
Meclis-i Mebusan Caddesi
Really enjoyed the layout and the range of exhibitions. From fabulous and well-known contemporary fa...
Cankurtaran Mahallesi, Topkapi Palace Museum, 34122 Fatih/Istanbul, Turkey
This is a very busy site (as per all things Istanbul) which means a lot of standing around waiting t...
Sinan Aga Mah. Zeyrek Cad. No:4
Huge mosque with lovely painted domes and walls. If you go around the back, you will be able to peek...
Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya)
Ayasofya Square, Sultanahmet
This was my art history books come to life. It was amazing to stand inside this church/mosque/museum...
Stories Hotel Kumbaraci
Kumbaraci Yokusu No 66
We ended our trip to Turkey by staying three nights in this hotel and we were very pleased. Its a gr...