"A City Where Continents Meet" Istanbul by WulfstanTraveller
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There is so much to say about Istanbul, and so much I am sure has been said, that I don't yet know where to begin. At the moment, though, this picture helps: three bodies of water meet at this point, and many more cultures have done so over the millenia, making a place that is like no other in the world and truly wonderful.
- In a nutshell:Amazing
I originally posted this back in 2004 under "off the beaten path," but I figured that it doesn't really fit that... more travel advice
This interesting mosque, formerly a Byzantine church, is in the Vefa neighbourhood and abutting the south side of the... more travel advice
Written Feb 8, 2008
Streets of Old Istanbul
Written Feb 7, 2007
Streets North of the Golden Horn
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