Main Attractions & Sightseeing in Istanbul - Istanbul travel information guide

Information on Istanbul

Our Istanbul travel information guide here details sightseeing information on the main tourist attractions within Istanbul, Turkey. From ornate Ottoman palaces and elegant mosques, or older Byzantine churches with beautiful mosaics to many other ancient relics from this once powerful empire, find out more here...

The Hippodrome


The Hippodrome served as an ancient racetrack where ancient chariot races, athletic competitions were held, and was centrally decorated with the Egyptian Obelisk and other famous columns...

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Galata Tower


Galata Tower was built by a Genoese colony in 1348 as a part of their fortifications. From the early 13th century, after the fourth crusade, there had been a Genoese settlement in the city, as Latin Kings had been in...

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