Historical Places

February 4, 2014

10 Attractions to Visit During Your Holiday to Istanbul

Ready for your trip to Istanbul? With a city so rich in history and culture, you may not be quite as ready as you think. If you’re looking to truly make the most of your stay, you will need to narrow down a list of sights and set a schedule before you set foot in our city as it’s easy to side tracked. Struggling to pick from our never ending list? We’ve got you.
January 30, 2014

10 Interesting Facts about Istanbul’s Blue Mosque

Thinking of visiting Istanbul? Istanbul’s long list of spectacular sights can be quite overwhelming for even the most eager of globe trotters. The city is just so rich in history and culture that it’s often difficult for tourists to narrow down and prioritize places of interest. You’ve most likely already stumbled across the Blue Mosque while you’ve been Googling what to do in our beautiful city. While we do rank it highly on our must see list, there’s a few interesting facts about this marvelous architectural design that we’d like to share with you first.
December 29, 2013

Top 5 Must See Istanbul Landmarks

So many options, so little time. In a city so rich with history, culture and architectural wonders, where on Earth does one start? Not to worry, we’ve got you covered! At least for the first five places to work into your itinerary.
October 30, 2013

Hotel near Must-See Attractions in Istanbul

The city of Istanbul is one of the most desirable locations to visit in the world. With millions of visitors every year, Istanbul ranks in the top 10 cities in the world for touring, with travelers from every continent arriving in our beautiful city in droves.
October 28, 2013

Best Hotel Near Top Sights in Istanbul

If you are planning to visit Istanbul, consider the Hotel Büyük Keban, in the center of the Historical Peninsula on the city’s European side. We offer an ideal and convenient base from which to explore the fascinating cuisine, architecture, music, history, cinema, fashion, and culture of Istanbul.
October 16, 2013

Best 3 Star Hotel in Istanbul Near the Blue Mosque

The Blue Mosque - the name alone somehow expresses the tranquil elegance of one of Istanbul’s most beautiful and arresting sights. As one of the most remarkable examples of the classic Ottoman architecture, the Blue Mosque stands out even against the many remarkable Istanbul landmarks as one of its must-visit destinations.
September 26, 2013

Budget Hotel in Istanbul’s Historical Penninsula

Istanbul – it’s the dazzling travel destination on everyone’s lips. As the crossroads of Europe and Asia, it defines cosmopolitan and boasts a history no other […]
September 20, 2013

Best Price Hotel Near Sultanahmet Istanbul

The Sultanahmet, or Blue Mosque, is one of Istanbul’s most beautiful and dramatic sights. Its tranquil elegance stands as one of the city’s defining landmarks and […]
September 10, 2013

Affordable Hotel Near Aya Sofya, Istanbul

As a melting pot of world religion, Istanbul is infiltrated with mosques, churches and synagogues.  In fact, it’s likely that you’ll visit a religious building that […]
September 6, 2013

Best Hotel Near Topkapi Palace

Istanbul is known by many names – and each conjures up images of majesty and mystery. It’s no wonder – with a history like no other, […]
September 2, 2013

Budget Hotel Near Suleymaniye Mosque, Istanbul

Why spend a lot to get a little? Smart travelers agree that high price doesn’t always equal high quality – and vice versa. Being on a […]
August 26, 2013

Hotel in Istanbul Turkey Near Grand Bazaar

If you love gorgeous fabrics and antique curiosities, and swoon over old-world maps and elegant period furnishings, then Istanbul’s Grand Bazaar will be a veritable wonderland of treasures. Referred to by locals as both the Kapalıçarşı ("Covered Bazaar") and the Büyük Çarşı ("Grand Bazaar"), this labyrinthine maze of shops is one of the largest and oldest covered markets in the world, with an astounding 61 covered streets and over 3,000 shops. From exotic spices and exquisite carpets to beautiful fabrics and bountiful delicacies, the array of things to taste, touch, smell and see is truly amazing. It is an absolute feast for all the senses.