About City

Istanbul is big, crowded, colorful, and sometimes chaotic. Here we have gathered the most needed information for you to not get lost on the internet.

 Discover the beautiful tulips of the tulip festival, or learn more about the art events. Music festivals, too, bring a whole other layer of beauty to this culturally rich city. Read, share, and save these articles for keeping up with the latest info about the city. Everything you need to know about Istanbul is just under your fingers. 

Furniture Market in Istanbul

You can find hundreds of brands and companies that operate in a specific style or design. Brands like MODA tend to have more of a casual style but if you are a fan of old ottoman style, you can find companies that produce furniture with such designs.

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Istanbul Umbrella Streets

Probably the most lovely street in karakoy is the famous Umbrella Street or Şemsiyeli Sokak -as Turkish people call it- where everyone is taking pictures. Its original name is Hoca Tahsin Street but people call it the Umbrella Street because of the famous colorful umbrellas hanging from an upper net making it look like a lovely colorful street from one of Disney movies.

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History of Topkapi Palace

Explore the grandeur of Istanbul's rich history at the Topkapı Museum, a captivating destination that transports you to the opulent world of the Ottoman Empire. Within the museum complex lies the Harem, a secluded sanctuary that offers a glimpse into the lives of the sultans and their concubines. Delve into the mysterious atmosphere of the Harem, as you wander through its elaborately decorated chambers and courtyards. Experience the rich tales of intrigue, romance, and power that unfolded within these walls. Visiting the Topkapı Museum and the Harem is an immersive cultural experience that allows you to witness the splendor and intrigue of the Ottoman era firsthand.

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Population of Istanbul

While for population, Istanbul city is ranked among the world’s most populous cities and currently, it is one of the fastest growing metropolitans in the entire world. Even though Istanbul has always been a major and important city, in 1950 its population in the urban areas was not more than one million people.

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What is a Turkish Bath

It is for sure that you heard a lot about the turkish bath or in turkish “turk hamami ‘‘. although it is not limited to being in istanbul city, it is very famous in it. in fact, a lot of people actually visit istanbul to have this relaxing hamam once again.

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