"Crossroads between East and West" Istanbul by NiceLife

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The Golden Horn - Black Sea meets the Mediterranea
Bridge from new to old

Ferry boat up the Bosphorus

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  • Pros:Culture shock
  • Cons:Culture shock
  • In a nutshell:One of the worlds most interesting cities
  • Last visit to Istanbul: Dec 1999
  • Intro Updated Jan 14, 2006
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  • hunterV's Profile Photo
    Oct 26, 2009 at 9:24 AM

    You have interesting articles here full of humour too....

  • gilabrand's Profile Photo
    May 15, 2008 at 11:12 PM

    Funny commentary on taxi drivers...LOL

  • Jan 28, 2007 at 12:36 AM

    Same man with moustache, different name isn't it?? Good page - love this city. ("Demi-goddess"?? I nearly choked on my cornflakes when i read that! LOL!!)

  • TheWanderingCamel's Profile Photo
    Mar 28, 2006 at 8:02 PM

    This is my end of the Med - to each his own.leyle

  • KIZGINdamdakiKedi's Profile Photo
    Feb 6, 2006 at 6:06 PM

    Those men are w/moustache singing the music type named "Arabesk". Sound is more like middle east music.just one of music type we have. I wish you go out of Sultahahmed area,then you could see that Culture Shoch isnt everywhere in Istanbul. Best Rgds,Esra

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