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Istanbul Guide

Planning on a trip to Istanbul as part of your holiday in Greece? Istanbul, or Constantinople as we Greeks call it is one of the world's greatest and most beloved cities. In fact it has been said that if the whole world was one country, Istanbul would be its capital.  My Istanbul Guide will answer many of your questions and give you some ideas how best spend your time in one of my favorite places. Read the various pages and look at the photos and then you can follow the links to Fantasy Travel, who can help you book your trip between Greece and Turkey, or just Turkey if you like. If you find this page useful please share it with your friends on Facebook and Google+ by using the buttons at the bottom of this and other pages.

Turkish Coffee in Istanbul Grand Bazaar
Matt's Istanbul Trip

Sightseeing in Istanbul

Hotel Neorion, Istanbul, Turkey
Istanbul Hotels

Turkish Food
Food in Istanbul

Getting to Istanbul

Istanbul ferry boat
Getting Around Istanbul

Sirkeci, Istanbul
Sirkeci: The Place to Stay

Sirkeci Food tour
Sirkeci Food Tour

Fantasy Travel, Istanbul, Turkey
Travel Agency

Istanbul Hamams

Turkish Food Photo Album

Grand Bazaar, Istanbul
Shopping Photo Album

Practical Info

Istanbul buildings
Sunday in Istanbul


Stephen's Istanbul Photos

Yakup 2 mehanes
Typical 1st Night in Town

Topkapi Palace Museum, Istanbul
Topkapi Palace Museum

Hagia Sofya
Agia Sophia

Bosphorus Cruise, Istanbul
Bosphorus Cruise

Fall of Constantinople
Byzantine History

Rail and Sea Maps

Matt's Istanbul Photos

Galata Tower, Istanbul
Galata Tower

Discover Istanbul
4 days / 3 nights Istanbul 

Anatolian Dream
10 days / 9 nights in Turkey

Magnificent Turkey
8 Days/ 7 Nights

City Tours and Sightseeing

Airport Shuttles and Limos

Istanbul by Night Tour

Princess Islands Tour

Private Istanbul Tours

Istanbul Cruises

Day-Trips from Istanbul

Home Cooked Istanbul

Travel Links

For Hotels, Tours, Flights and other arrangements in Greece and Turkey Contact Fantasy Travel

For hotels in Istanbul I also recommend which has photos, descriptions, guest reviews and many hotels have free cancellation. See Istanbul Hotels

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