Taksim Square, Istanbul

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  • Taksim Square, Istanbul, TR
    Taksim Square, Istanbul, TR
    by TrendsetterME
  • Taksim Square, Istanbul, TR
    Taksim Square, Istanbul, TR
    by TrendsetterME
  • Taksim Square, Istanbul, TR
    Taksim Square, Istanbul, TR
    by TrendsetterME
  • solopes's Profile Photo

    Big square

    by solopes Updated Dec 26, 2013
    Taksim, Istanbul
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    This large square, dominated by the Republic Monument, is the centre of modern Istanbul, flanked by the commercial and the hotels areas. It is also the main hub to public transport.

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    • Architecture

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    Taksim Square

    by vichatherly Updated Jan 3, 2011

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    Monument of Independence
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    A busy hub of Istanbul in the Beyoglu district.

    On the western side of the square is the Monument of Independence, a patriotic sculpture of Ataturk and other revolutionary heroes erected in 1928.

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    Taksim Square

    by fouads Written Apr 25, 2007

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    fouad 2006

    this square is very famous in Istanbul casue it,s the new destnation for all
    tourist people there , it,s near Istkelal street and near it Ataturk culture center
    and the metro line .

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    Taksim - the modern part of Istanbul

    by namidub Written Feb 11, 2006
    Busy city scene of Taksim
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    Visit the 'other side' of istanbul.Here, the buildings are much more modern in contrast to the older side of Sultanahmet.Still, a beautiful sight to be seen.

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    Taksim Square

    by Jim_Eliason Updated May 17, 2005

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    Taksim square is the modern center of the city and where the locals hangout for restaurants and nightlife.

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    • Food and Dining
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