Bosphorus this morning…

Dev petrol platformunu taşıyan gemi Boğaz'dan geçti

Bosphorus today. via

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and an İstanbul news roundup

Countdown starts to Istanbul Film Festival

The 10th Istanbul Film Festival will take place between April 5 and 20 and will show over 200 films in over 20 categories

Istanbul gives a real taste of Turkish delight

Such is the “extremely helpful” disposition of the Turks, Istanbul has, of course, accommodated three. You know about kebabs and Turkish Delight

Istanbul, a city of 60 gates

In the past, there were 60 gates serving as entry points on the gigantic historic walls surrounding the city of Istanbul, but most of them were reduced to

Patriarchs, archbishops gather in Istanbul

Fourteen Orthodox Church patriarchs and archbishops gather for 3-day meeting on invitation of Istanbul’sFener Greek Orthodox Patriarch

Istanbul’s Topkapı Palace Museum increases its popularity

Istanbul’s Topkapı Palace Museum, from which the Ottoman state was governed for 400 years, has a new permanent display section. Culture and

Highlights of this year’s Istanbul Jazz Festival announced

Hurriyet Daily News

July is the time when Istanbul will be brightened up once again with the legendary names of jazz music. Organized by the Istanbul Foundation for

Flavours from the heart of Istanbul

Dubai: It took me just the one trip to Istanbul a few years ago to fall in love with Turkey and everything Turkish. Their Ottoman-inspired cuisine .


Istanbul’s naval museum passing on culture of ages past

Hurriyet Daily News

This museum should be considered part of a unique urban landscape on the shores of the Beşiktaş district. The story told on a bigger scale, in the

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