Hyperlapse Tour of Istanbul

Filmmaker Rob Whitworth created a hyperlapse video for Turkish Airlines, titled “Istanbul: Flow Through the City of Tales.” The video takes you on a beautiful journey around the historic sites of Istanbul, Turkey. From the top of the Galata Tower to the famous Grand Bazaar.

Egyptian Bazaar

Egyptian Bazaar (built in 1660) is one of the most famous retail space in Istanbul, right at the southern end of the Galata Bridge in the Eminonu district, next to the New Mosque, the market is filled with cool spices, snacks, appliances and housewares. If you happen to visit the Egyptian Bazaar keep in mind that you need at least 4… Continue reading Egyptian Bazaar

Taksim Square

Taksim Square situated in the European part of Istanbul, Turkey, its one of the major shopping, tourist and leisure district famed for its restaurants, shops and hotels. Taksim is considered the heart of modern Istanbul, with the central station of the Istanbul Metro network. You can find almost everything you need in this part of town, just so… Continue reading Taksim Square

Boat Trip Pictures of Istanbul

Unfortunately I was stuck in my hotel for 2 days because of the freezing weather that hit Turkey and rest of Europe, which cut my visit short. But thank god the weather started to get better the 3rd day, though it was still very cold. I took a boat trip in Istanbul European side, starting at Eminonu and all the way up to Bosporusso. I took… Continue reading Boat Trip Pictures of Istanbul

Venge Restaurant Istanbul

Venge is a famous restaurant in Levent, Istanbul in the middle of the financial district (next to the Saudi Arabia Consulate) that offers good food with delicious appetizers. I’ve been told that there are 3 Venge restaurants in Istanbul, the first one is in Levent area, Second one is in Sortie and the last one is… Continue reading Venge Restaurant Istanbul

Good Morning from Istanbul

I arrived yesterday in Turkey, Istanbul for a 4 day visit, the weather over here is freezing cold. I’ll do my best to post and take pictures of the places I visit during my short trip in Turkey. If you want to suggest to me places to visit, feel free to post your comments. So… Continue reading Good Morning from Istanbul