Today in Past (April)

Today in Past Today in past , April 12th  Today in past , April 12th 1204, 4th Crusade attacked istanbul on April 12th , fire was everywhere...

Istanbul Old Town's Attractions (Hagia sophia Muse...

    Hagia Sophia Museum     The present Ayasofya  is the third builing of the same name that was constructed in the same place. first great church called  megala eklesia serving as th...

Why you need a guide in Istanbul......

  Why hire a guide in Istanbul  is a common question for tourist.   Some of the answers to this question in the Tourist books and Tripadvisor 's forums and Cruise Critic web site 's forum say (No  You don't) .  Guide books and sites for Istanb...

Istanbul Old Town's Attractions ( Blue Mosque)

The Blue Mosque is one of the most famous mosques in Turkey thanks to its location, just a few minutes walking distance from the Hagia Sophia Museum. Because the Blue Mosque is still an active mosque you should check pr...

The Underground Cistern

The Underground Cistern People needs two important things to keep going on their life .  first of  that  is food and another one is water. You  can not live without them . that’s why , They are so important for people. So solution of Problem of water that they...

The White house of Ottoman Imperial

TOPKAPI PALACE Topkapi palace , located in best  place , had been the  second palace of the  Ottoman imperial  for 400 year. Topkapi palace was constructed by Sultan Mehmet the second.  24 Ottoman Sultans...

The Istanbul Roman Hipodrome

To rule people , you should show your force to them. If no , Nobody respect you . For this, Rome Emperors used Gladiator fighting to give a message that ı makea dicision that you will die or not , thumb up or down .  , It was forbidden to kill people in Chr...

Medusa in Ephesus

Most of Guide had pointed out medusa in Hadrian temple in Ephesus Ancient City which presents too many materials to History of Humanity. But ıt was not Medusa . because Medusa without body  was done by artists in reliefs. but here you can see relief with body decoration. 

Suleymaniye Mosque

If You want to feel Ottoman life , you should go to Suleymaniye Mosque and place around Suleymaniye Mosque. when you come to here , you can see one of best complex building , best cafes with gorgeous Bosphorus View ,   Ottoman Wooden Houses and local food rest...

Bosphorus Strait

Bosphorus is one of highlights in Istanbul . Every one who is in Istanbul must be between Two Continents. One million years ago, Bosphorus was small river. after Ice age over, all Ice was melt....

Chora Monastery

If you want to read Comic Book about life of Jesus Christ and Mother Mary. You should visit Chora museum. you will enjoy arts of Mozaic in Chora Museum.but I highly recommend you to have Professional Tour Guide for Chora Museum. Thanks to this, you will watch ver...

Rustem Pasha

Who is Rustem pasha? Rustem pasha was born in smal village in Sarajevo in 1500. his real name was Opukovic. in tv series of Solomon the magnificent in Turkey , it was mentioned that Rustempasha was shepherd of Pigs in village during his childhood. Rustem Pasha and his brothe...