Istanbul Turkey Travel Blogs

Browse 367 travel blogs from Istanbul, Turkey. Read Istanbul travel blogs, travel journals, and travelogues from fellow travelers.
#76 of 367 Istanbul travel blogs
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May 29, 2007 – Jul 09, 2008
I made it to Istanbul this morning.  The whole border/visa deal was a cinch, but it happened at around 3 a.m., so I've had…
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This blog was featured on Saturday October 6th, 2007
#77 of 367 Istanbul travel blogs
Istanbul: 1453 the Fall of Constantinople
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Jan 11, 2010
Fortresses on the Bosphorus.  The Fortress of Asia (Anadolu Hisari) was built on the narrowest point of the Bosphorus…
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#78 of 367 Istanbul travel blogs
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Jan 21, 2008 – Sep 30, 2008
Yesterday we ran into large numbers of tourists while visiting a variety of Old City sights. I said in my blog that Istanbul wa…
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This blog was featured on Tuesday April 1st, 2008
#79 of 367 Istanbul travel blogs
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Oct 02, 2014 – Oct 12, 2014
Yesterday was a turning point in my relationship with Istanbul. This city is no longer just a place I am visiting; it is quickl…
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This blog was featured on Saturday October 18th, 2014
#80 of 367 Istanbul travel blogs
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Sep 17, 2008 – Oct 05, 2008
Our flight touched down in Istanbul with no problem, and before we knew it we had found the driver who would take us to our hot…
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This blog was featured on Sunday May 1st, 2011
#81 of 367 Istanbul travel blogs
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Apr 27, 2010 – May 02, 2010
Today was going to be different. It wasn't just the three of us; we'd meet up with a group of couch surfers that Biedjee had be…
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This blog was featured on Sunday May 9th, 2010
#82 of 367 Istanbul travel blogs
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Apr 28, 2007 – May 03, 2007
Istanbul is a hodgepodge of monuments, which is not surprising, considering its long, long, long history. You'll find Roman and…
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This blog was featured on Tuesday November 20th, 2012
#83 of 367 Istanbul travel blogs
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Jun 02, 2006 – Aug 24, 2009
People i met here who contributed to, and improved my trip: Hakan (Turkey), Eric and Dave (USA)On Monday the guys came to call …
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This blog was featured on Wednesday November 22nd, 2006
#84 of 367 Istanbul travel blogs
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Dec 27, 2013 – Jan 03, 2014
So, the whole point of this trip was to celebrate New Year's with the group of travbuddies. It was getting closer and closer to…
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This blog was featured on Sunday September 21st, 2014
#85 of 367 Istanbul travel blogs
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Jun 02, 2006 – Aug 24, 2009
People i met here who contributed to, and improved my trip: Julia (Russia), Nicole (England), Hakan (Turkey)I was exhausted and…
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This blog was featured on Wednesday November 22nd, 2006
#86 of 367 Istanbul travel blogs
Highlights
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Jan 05, 2007
Istanbul embraces two continents, one arm reaching out to Asia, the other to Europe. Through the city's heart, the Bosphorus st…
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#87 of 367 Istanbul travel blogs
cult of hospitality
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Fio
Dec 31, 2006 – Jan 15, 2007
It only seems fitting that my first topic about life in Turkey as a foreigner is the incredible culture of hospitality I've enc…
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#88 of 367 Istanbul travel blogs
football, Turkish-style
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Fio
Dec 31, 2006 – Jan 15, 2007
Turkey's been quiet lately.  This has especially been the case for the past few days, because a lot of people used the fou…
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#89 of 367 Istanbul travel blogs
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Jul 29, 2016 – Aug 03, 2016
July 28th/29th  Travel day -  I was a bit anxious as I'd not traveled in almost 6 months. I'd chosen to reschedule …
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This blog was featured on Tuesday August 9th, 2016
#90 of 367 Istanbul travel blogs
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Sep 26, 2007 – Apr 30, 2008
  Oh. My. God! Merhaba. Arriving in Turkey was love at first sight. And I'm not even talking about the spunky…
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This blog was featured on Saturday April 6th, 2013
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