Tag: HISTORY

Hagia Sophia Grand Mosque (Ayasofya 2022 Guide with Insider Advice)

Hagia Sophia (Ayasofya in Turkish) can be considered as the best and the most visited sights in Istanbul together with the neighboring Topkapi Palace....

Galata Tower (2022 Master Guide with Tickets & Insider Advice)

Galata Tower, topped with a distinctive witch's-hat roof, is one of the most impressive and popular landmarks in Istanbul. Dating back to 14th century,...

Basilica Cistern Museum (2022 Tickets with Insider Advice Guide)

The Basilica Cistern ("Yerebatan" in Turkish, which means "sinking to the ground"), serving a museum now, is one of the most impressive and mystical...

Top 15 Most Visited Museums in Istanbul (2022 Insider Guide Advice)

Istanbul can be considered as one of the best cities in the world by means of history, culture and art. Istanbul hosts more than...

General information about Istanbul – Getting to Know Istanbul in a nutshell

Augusta, Antonina, Nova Roma, Byzantion, Byzantium, Constantinople and finally Istanbul… These exciting names reminds the mysterious and enchanting past of the city. Istanbul can be...

Sultanahmet Square (Hippodrome) (Top Things to Do & See)

The Sultanahmet Square, also known as Hippodrome and surrounded by the famous Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia Museum and Museum of Turkish and Islamic Arts,...