THINGS TO DO IN ISTANBUL :
Catch the funicular and tram to the Old Town Sultanahmet district, just a 15 minute ride away.
Shop for something special at the historical Grand Bazaar and Spice market.
Hop on a ferry to cross to Asia, or visit the Princes islands for the day.
Take a night cruise along the Bospherous.
Visit a hamman (Turkish bath) to relax and rejuivinate turkish style.
Take the historical red tram from Taksim square to Tunel and go back in time.
Wander through the narrow streets of Cukurcuma where the cities quirky antique stores hide.
Visit Nisantasi, the famous shopping district where you will find designer brands along beautiful tree-lined streets.
Visit Otakoy’s outdoor Sunday markets for unique jewelery, books and gifts.
Watch a sacred dervish dancers show and hear live Turkish music.
Enjoy a Turkish breakfast in a hip coffee house in the creative hub of Cihangir where musicians, actors and writers reside.
Visit the Istanbul Modern for a dose of Turkish modern art.