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Kadikoy – a Day Trip from Istanbul

Kadikoy Day Trip Kadikoy as I already mentioned in a previous posting earlier this week, is located on the Asian side of Istanbul.  It is an interesting place to visit for a number of reasons, but from a tourist standpoint, … Continue reading

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Kadikoy – Istanbul – The Asia Side

Kadikoy – Istanbul If you are visiting Istanbul, you will enjoy a hop on the ferry from one of the many terminals on the European side and crossing over to the Asia side of this cosmopolitan city. To reach Kadikoy … Continue reading

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Istanbul, a Few Photos a Day – Topkapi Palace

Istanbul Topkapi Palace The Istanbul Topkapi Palace (otherwise known in Turkish as Topkapı Saray) is a large palace located in the old town of Istanbul and is currently a museum.   The palace served as a main residence of the Ottoman … Continue reading

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Istanbul, a Few Photos a Day – Installment 4

Well, time to add some more photos from Istanbul.   Hopefully, by seeing those images you will develop an interest in visiting this incredible diverse and full of history city. This time around will share with you images from Bomonti … Continue reading

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Istanbul Blog: Day One Itinerary

Istanbul Blog:  Here I will publish a set of postings to help you organize a multi-day adventure around this diverse and interesting city.  I first visited the city and the Bosphorus in the summer of 2013 and at that time … Continue reading

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The Bosphorus

The Bosphorus – views and link to a short iBook

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Istanbul, a Few Photos a Day – Installment 3

Istanbul – and the experience from visiting this great city, continue… I hope you are not tired of these postings – and hopefully, the photos being uploaded via them are interesting enough to capture your imagination and influence a decision … Continue reading

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Istanbul, a Few Photos a Day – Installment 2

So, the photo postings continue… There will be a series of postings from Istanbul, Turkey, and you better be patient – eventually, I will switch to the Pirin Mountains in Southwest Bulgaria. If you want to experience the magnificent Pirin … Continue reading

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Istanbul, a Few Photos a Day

I have written a bunch of stuff about Istanbul, The Bosphorus, the Bosphorus tour, and other interesting places to see around this amazing and vibrant city. Then I thought – why bother you with a bunch of writing, when I … Continue reading

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Turkey: Istanbul – More Photos

Istanbul – what a fascinating city.  A mixture of cultures, religions, customs, and on and on and on…So how do you write about it?   I think, with great difficulty.   You just have to experience it – and what … Continue reading

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