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Hayal Kahvesi Cafe Restaurant & BarYou can taste the most exclusive flavors of Turkish and World cuisine at our Hayal Kahvesi restaurant, bar and…
Spice Market (Egyptian Bazaar)
Well-known for its herbalists, the Egyptian Bazaar offers traditional natural medicines, spices, flower seeds, roots and shells of rare plants along with dried nuts and fruits, deli products and various food products.
Dolmabahçe Palace, Turkey’s largest mobo-block palace, was commissioned by Sultan Abdül Mecit in 1843. Built to belie the military and financial decline of the Ottoman Empire, Istanbul’s first European-style palace was an opulent one, excessive in size and filled with gold and crystal.
The Grand Bazaar is located inside the walled city of Istanbul, in the district of Fatih and in the neighbourhood (mahalle) bearing the same name (Kapalıçarşı). It stretches roughly from west to east between the mosques of Beyazit and of Nuruosmaniye. The Bazaar can easily be reached from Sultanahmet and Sirkeci by tamps (Beyazıt-Kapalıçarşı stop).
lokal, as we perceive, means this very geography we live in, and we try to show our gratitude to mother earth by applying its bountiful blessing to todays taste, shortly revamp the taste that anatolia has given us since thousand years. neolokal is our motto that stands on mother earth's side by respecting its roots, fruitful resources and remembering the traditions with our perception of taste is the best way to touch the senses in a humble manner.
Zorlu Shopping Mall
Zorlu Shopping Mall creates difference with its gourmet concept. In addition to Eataly, Jamie's Italian, Tom's Kitchen and Morini which are introduced to Turkish markets for the first time, local restaurants such as Köşebaşı, Günaydın, Far East and Welldone designed brand new concepts for Zorlu Shopping Mall.
Zorlu Shopping Mall offers an extraordinary movie experience to cinephiles with totally 14 movie theatres opened by Cinemaximum with a capacity of 1.600, 2 of them being VIP theatres.
Situated at the heart of Istanbul, Zorlu Shopping Mall is at a very convenient location in terms of transportation. All visitors coming from Ulus, Levent, Levazım, Barbaros and Zincirlikuyu destinations may reach Zorlu Shopping Mall by following direction signs.
Zorlu Shopping Mall is open to visitors between 10:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. 7 days a week.
The Hagia Sophia, one of the historical architectural wonders that still remains standing today, has an important place in the art world with its architecture, grandness, size and functionality.
Topkapi Palace Museum
The Topkapı Palace is a large palace in Istanbul, that was the one of the major residency of the Ottoman Sultans for almost 400 years (1465–1856) of their 624-year reign.
This subterranean structure was commissioned by Emperor Justinian and built in 532. The largest surviving Byzantine cistern in İstanbul, it was constructed using 336 columns, many of which were salvaged from ruined temples and feature fine carved capitals. Its symmetry and sheer grandeur of conception are quite breathtaking, and its cavernous depths make a great retreat on summer days
The Sultan Ahmed Mosque ( Turkısh : Sultan Ahmet Camii) is a historic mosque in İstanbul . The mosque is popularly known as the Blue Mosque for the blue tiles adorning the walls of its interior.It was built from 1609 to 1616, during the rule of Ahmed I. Its Külliye contains a tomb of the founder, a madrasah and a hospice. The Sultan Ahmed Mosque is still popularly used as a mosque.
The Galata Tower is a medieval stone tower in the Galata quarter of Istanbul, just to the north of the Golden Horn’s junction with the Bosphorus. One of the city's most striking landmarks, it is a high, cone-capped cylinder that dominates the skyline and offers a panoramic vista of Istanbul's historic peninsula and its environs.
Welcome to Istanbul’s most exquisite dining experience providing you with a selection of exclusive dishes once served at the court of the Ottoman sultans. Located in the heart of the old city in Istanbul and surrounded by all the major historical and cultural sights, “Matbah” presents the phenomenal traditional flavors of the royal Ottoman cuisine in the comfort of a vibrant ambiance, the Ottoman grandeur and Turkish hospitality.
Akmerkez Shopping Mall
Akmerkez is a shopping mall located in the Etiler quarter of Beşiktaş district in Istanbul, Turkey. As the country's third shopping mall following Galleria Ataköy and Capitol, it was opened by a joint venture of the Akkök,Tekfen and İstikbal companies on December 18, 1993
The Church of the Holy Saviour in Chora (the Chora Museum, Mosque, or Church) is a former Byzantine church later Ottoman mosque, and current museum in the Edirnekapi neighborhood of Istanbul. In the 16th century, during the Ottoman era, the church was converted into a mosque, before becoming a museum in 1948. The interior of the building is covered with the original Byzantine-era moaics and frescoes unearthed after its secularization
Reina Restaurant - Club -Bar
Located at the most gorgeous point of the Bosporus, Reina Restaurant continues this winter as well to treat its guests in the best manner with its tasteful dishes and its unique atmosphere. Mostly of Mediterranean origin, the excellent tastes prepared by the brilliant chef, attract great admiration from all its guests. With its distinguished delicacies and fascinating Bosporus scenery, Reina Restaurant has welcomed international celebrities such as Jennifer Lopez, Bon Jovi, Gisele Bündchen, Uma Thurman, Kevin Kostner, Sting, Lionel Richie, John Cusack, Kobe Bryant, Paris Hilton, Salma Hayek, Tim Duncan, Allen Iverson, Zidane, Mikheil Saakashvili, Bamir Topi, Branko Crvenkovski and Ernesto Samper Pizano.
Ulus 29 Restaurant
Ulus 29 is an Istanbul classic and popular restaurant with a stylish modern Turkish theme. Open since December 1993, Ulus 29 is owned and managed by Metin Fadıllıoğlu. – a name synonymous with offering quality service, ambiance and an excellent dining experience to local and international gastronomy aficionados.
The restaurant and its adjoining bar contain among the most inventive and outrageous chandeliers in a city obsessed by cut-glass lighting.
Regie Ottoman Hotel
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