Tag: Istanbul

10 Interesting facts to know about the Blue Mosque, Istanbul

10 Interesting facts to know about the Blue Mosque, Istanbul

Mosques are so ubiquitous in Istanbul, but one that stands out among all the others is the majestic Blue Mosque or AKA Sultan Ahmed Mosque. The Blue Mosque was built across the square where the Istanbul’s most iconic structure Hagia Sophia is situated and together…

Seven ways to enjoy Istanbul

Seven ways to enjoy Istanbul

Ever wondered how a transcontinental metropolis, bustling with diverse cultures, with the history spanning over 2500 years and which witnessed the rise and fall of four big empires would be like? One such city is Istanbul, which attracted the attention of the emperors of Roman,…

Topkapi Palace, the Imperial Palace of Istanbul

Topkapi Palace, the Imperial Palace of Istanbul

The thought of visiting a royal palace is always so exciting to me that the first thing I do when I decide on a trip to a city is to lookup for forts and palaces in that city. And when it comes to Istanbul city…