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Best Viewpoints in Istanbul

The poets weren’t wrong when they described Istanbul as a ‘bejeweled woman’. In fact, Istanbul is so much more; it might be more appropriate to call it ‘a woman bejeweled with a thousand treasures’. Because here, you can have whatever your heart desires. And whether that’s beautiful views of stunning landscapes or unrivaled cityscapes showing where east meets west, then this is the place for you. Here are the best Istanbul viewpoints in 2020 that you can enjoy.


Best Cafes in Istanbul

Oh, our mighty coffee culture! The most perfect yet historical beauty of Istanbul – coffee – dates back to the 16th century. Turkish coffee has long been one of the most famous characteristics of our nation, but since 2003 coffee chains have sprung up in Istanbul and become as popular as our coffee. Traditionally, coffee houses were places that soldiers, merchants and artists met to discuss and debate. Nowadays we all love a coffee and a chat. So we’ve put together a list of some of Istanbul’s best coffee houses.