Some of the houses by the Bosphorus shores are real palaces, recently refurbished. The clear colors and wooden ornaments give them an elegance and clasicism in a very charming style...
In both shore you will see summer houses with their own piers, climbing up the hills. Some of them are real palaces, but the traditional ones are the wooden old houses.
At the end of the Bosphorus starts the Black Sea, beyond is Ukraine and Russia...
You will see many huge petrol botas pass by, as well as nice dolphins swimming by their side.
This is the first bridge you pass after leaving behind Ortakoy. It's quite impressive. A nice view of it can be seen before you pass it, with the Ortakoy Mosque by its side.
Housed in a former Ottoman prison, The Four Seasons in Sultanahmet is anything but. It is the...more
Dersaadet Oteli is a small inn located in the shadow of the Blue Mosque in Sultanahmet. The inn is a...more
After reading wonderful reviews on Virtual Tourist and Trip Advisor, we decided to give this place a...more
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