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Galata Tower


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Beyoğlu
İstanbul, Türkiye

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"At Taksim Square you find a string of döner shops, around Galata Tower a street full of musical instrument shops, in Karaköy nothing but DIY tools, etc."  See More

"Could do one day seeing Topkapı Sarayı, Grand Bazaar, Blue Mosque and Aya sofia and for second day would take a walk down over the Galata Bridge (maybe call into Spice Bazaar on way), pop in to the İstanbul Modern to get a contrast with old Istanbul, then up to the Galata Tower to take in the views and back via the Basilica Cistern."  See More

"Day 3 - Dolmabahçe Palace up to Taksim Square down İstiklal Ave to Galata Tower."  See More

"Places must be seen in Istanbul; Sultanahmet Square area, İstiklal Ave,Taksim Square, Galata Tower, Beşiktaş, Hagia Sophia,Topkapı Sarayı, Hippodrome Hotel, Blue Mosque, Grand Bazaar, underground Basilica Cistern, Egyptian Market, etc."  See More

"Visit the Blue Mosque and museums of Hagia Sophia and Topkapı Sarayı, as well as Istanbul Hippodrome, the sunken palace of Basilica Cistern and the dazzling Grand Bazaar, Galata Tower, egyptian market, İstiklal Ave, Taksim Square, Dolmabahçe Palace( the last palace of Otomans) ."  See More

"Hagia Sophia museum, Topkapı Sarayı, Blue Mosque, Basilica Cistern, Hipodrome, milione stone Bosphorous, Grand Bazaar, Egyptian market, Eminönü, Taksim Square, Galata Tower, Dolmabahçe Palace, etc."  See More

"There are a ton of attractions to see and places to go, so I will start with some popular favorites that I enjoyed as well: Blue Mosque Great Palace Mosaic Museum Galata Tower Topkapi Palace Istanbul Museum of The History of Science & Technology in Islam And some slightly less touristy options: Kadıköy: Asian side of Istanbul neighborhood and market Yavuz Selim Cd: Asian side Mosque ISTrapped: Escape Room Game What I enjoyed most though was just walking around the many different neighborhoods such as Taksim Square."  See More

"and of course Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia (5th century), Chora Church, Galata Tower, Maiden's Tower."  See More

"Galata Tower is nice, so is Dolmabahçe Palace which is not far from Taksim."  See More

"When the sun starts to goes down, its time to go to Galata Tower."  See More

"Near Galata Tower you will find several nice bars around Sofyalı SkOther places that I suggest to try:"  See More

"I recommend you to stay near to Galata Tower or Taksim Square because is central and have a lot of fun (bars, local / international restaurants, local shops, street shows, …)."  See More

"This a very broad question but places like Dolmabahçe Palace Topkapı Palace Blue Mosque Hagia Sophia Galata Tower are all world class attraction and this is just to mention some of tem as Istanbul really has a lot to offer."  See More

"An Italian friend of mine and his Turkish wife recently opened a contemporary art space in Banker Sokak 6B - Galata and Tarlabaşı."  See More

"If you cross the Galata Bridge from there then you should walk up to the Galata Tower which is a nice place with a great view over the city and the Galata neighbourhood is a very nice bohemian part of the city with nice cafes."  See More

"Hotels: Around Galata Tower, in Cihangir and Karaköy you will find a lot of galleries and will be surround by many locals."  See More

"Expolore the area near Galata Tower too and catch a boat to go to Ortaköy Cami, which offers nice Bosporus side cafés and stroll around."  See More

"The walk across the bridge to the Galata Tower where you have excellent bohemian cafes for an afternoon cafe and finish off the night in the small side streets to Taksim Square where you have dozens of excellent restaurants and a roaring nightlife."  See More

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