for 3-4 day stay in Istanbul explore the city no one will ever be able, it is too huge. Nonetheless, visiting dozens of the most popular tourist destinations, we will try to make their opinions about this Turkish metropolis. And the rest is to start with a visit of Ahmet Mosque in the same area of the city. The construction of the outside, it looks awesome, but inside it is surprisingly unpretentious, that always amazes tourists.
In general, the minarets and mosques in Istanbul lot, Nevertheless, a city sometimes called the city of cats. Really, they are everywhere and they are not less, traders than bagels, that will not leave you alone, as long as you do not buy at least one.
As for the famous Hagia Sophia Church, then after the capture of Constantinople by the Turks converted it into a mosque, but today it is a museum. This building - the exact opposite of Ahmet Mosque. Externally, it looks decent, but inside is decorated stunningly beautiful and richly.
The oldest monument in Istanbul is an Egyptian obelisk. Ego syuda Fairy Scales eshte Emperor Constantine. However, the first, that immediately catches the eye of tourists, so this is a huge number of men on the streets. Alas, but admire the beauty of Turkish women, This is a rare stroke of luck.
Old Town is a close jumble of buildings of different styles and from different eras. Astoundingly, but in this crowded almost every step you will see merchant.
In conclusion reviews of Istanbul is worth noting, get lost in a very simple, especially, that guides made disgusting, and local people usually do not even know the names of the streets, which are.
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