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Top 6 Social Media Accounts to Follow Before Visiting Istanbul!

Pictures, videos, comments and likes…The social media is always a good idea to spend your time. There are countless forms of social media that you can be part of. You can watch videos, look over pictures, read blogs, and even comments in these platforms. Yet, this integral part of your life is not only for fun but also for the quality of your trip to Istanbul!

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Documentaries and Videos to Watch Before Visiting Istanbul

You may have heard many things about the great city of Istanbul. Stories from other travellers visited there, from vlogs or blogs of travellers on the internet or from the writings of the locals. But many of these sources rely on their own experiences. In this writing, we will provide a deeper insight of this beautiful and strange city on more rare points.

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Chora of Istanbul: A Magnificent Attraction

Kariye Museum is another museum opened to Muslims as a mosque after Hagia Sophia. Perhaps the last time to see the mosaics and frescoes on the walls of the museum. Because it can be completely closed in the future, just like the mosaics in Hagia Sophia. The museum, located in the Edirnekapı district in Istanbul, is about 100 meters from the Theodosius (now known as Istanbul) Walls, which have survived until today. The building is located at the northwest end of the historical peninsula, on the slopes facing the Golden Horn.

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3 Days in Istanbul with the Perfect 3 Day Itinerary

Are you ready to spend an enjoyable 3 days in Istanbul? Our Heytripsters expert guides are available to help you squeeze every last drop out of your experience here in one of the world’s most fascinating cities. With so much to see and do in Istanbul you could spend weeks exploring and discovering its delights and treasures, so we’ve condensed all of it down to help guide you through the must see places for your first trip to this incredible city.

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The Magical History and Legends of Istanbul’s Basilica Cistern

There is a very mysterious place in Sultanahmet, the heart of Istanbul: Basilica Cistern. The Cistern was also used as a venue in many movies and series. Did you watch Inferno, the movie starring Tom Hanks? It was shot in 2016, adopted by Dan Brown's book. One of the main venues of that movie was Basilica. Basilica Cistern İstanbul or Basilica Palace is one of the most important structures in the history of Istanbul. The features of the columns inside, and the Medusa head, which is especially inverted, attract a lot of attention. There was a basilica where this cistern was built.

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4 Days in Istanbul with the Perfect 4 Day Itinerary

Do you wonder how many days it takes to visit Istanbul completely? This will vary depending on your plan. If you have fewer days, you can apply a more tight schedule. HeyTripster has prepared a program for you to explore the elite Istanbul pleasures you can experience in a short time. Contact us if you think you will have difficulty following this program. Thus, you do not have to stay behind the plan during your trip to Istanbul.

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Where to Buy Best Jewellery in Istanbul?

Whatever you are coming to Istanbul for, you can always look up to some fine jewellery on your trip. This city contains one of the biggest jewellery markets in the world. The city itself was popular on designing valuable stones even ages ago. Jewellers and craftsmen filled in the city of Constantinople, and they kept their livings after the conquest of the Ottoman Empire. They even flourished on the Ottoman age, thanks to the construction of the Grand Bazaar.

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