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A Local Guide to Shopping in Istanbul for Shopaholics

How about treating yourself to a shopping trip in Istanbul? We have chosen the most beautiful bazaars for you, some with a modern look, others with a more bohemian style. The products available vary according to the concept but you can find everything from expensive jewellery to shabby T-shirts at the bazaars. You can have fun shopping with your children or let them enjoy some of the workshops on offer.

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A Perfect Guide to Vegan Options: Best Vegan Restaurants in Istanbul for 2020

Turkish cuisine is often considered to only include kebabs and greasy foods, but there’s much more to it – especially in Istanbul where you’ll find a wonderful choice of vegan options. Many people are curious about the vegan lifestyle because of its health benefits and its care for animals. Veganism is becoming increasingly popular in Turkey and even though traditional Turkish cuisine uses a lot of meat products, it’s respected, and there are many great places for Vegan food. Let’s take a look at a few;

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Best Hostels in Istanbul For a Cheap Yet Comfortable Trip

“What’s a hostel?” I hear you ask. Well, it’s an affordable form of accommodation offering cheap hospitality, food and a sociable atmosphere, in dormitory style rooms. Visitors can rent a bunk bed with a shared bathroom, lounge and kitchen. And the rooms can be mixed, single-sex or private rooms. Here are the best hostels you can find in Istanbul.

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The 5 Best Places to Visit in Istanbul

The Bosphorus Strait, which separates Asia and Europe, is worth a cruise to enjoy the beauty of Istanbul. The banks of the Strait combine historical monuments with the beauty of nature and modern buildings. The trip offers you the opportunity to see most of the surrounding tourist attractions at low cost by boat. If you visit Istanbul and don’t take advantage of this wonderful tour, your trip will be incomplete.

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A Method of Boosting the Mood: Club-Hopping

If you’re asking what there is to do on a night out in Istanbul then the answer is simple. Istanbul is among the most enjoyable places in the world for tourists to visit and attracts thousands of people every day. And one of the many benefits of thus is that there are loads of clubs to choose from. So, to boost your mood and destress, club-hopping in Istanbul may be just the ticket. Here are some of the best options for an unforgettable night in Istanbul.

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Top 10 Taverns in Istanbul

Wherever you are in the world, you’ll find plenty of restaurants or bars to have a drink. But if you’re in Turkey and want to sample the national drink, raki, then we strongly suggest that you find a traditional “meyhane” (Turkish Tavern). Meyhanes are based on a culture of fine food and pleasant chat. And one of the most important elements of pleasant conversation is raki. Meyhane staff will offer you a warm, familiar welcome when you enter.

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World’s Largest Airport in Istanbul

Istanbul International Airport began operating as the world’s largest airport on October 29, 2018. The airport, which has been serving its passengers at full capacity since April 6, 2019, has been awarded the Global Traveller’s Leisure Lifestyle Award, one of the most prestigious awards in the tourism sector, for “Outstanding Innovation”, with the Special Achievement Award.

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