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Reviewed May 29, 2019

This is a great place to shop and eat. Lots of fake brands outside and you need to bargain. Prices not too bad. Lots of eating places. Saw a few currency exchange places as well.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 28, 2019 via mobile

Beyazit Square was trist in the cold weather of last week. The mosque is still wrapped in. Nothing doing. Not even people feeding the doves.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed January 11, 2019

The Beyazit mosque and the majestic entrance to Istanbul University dominate this important square with a history going back 1700 yrs. Always lively and with low end commerce going on. All the university students give the place a certain vibe.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed January 8, 2019 via mobile

Beyazit Square seems to be a serene venue today but it saw some tragic events, e.g. executions and revolts in the past. Whenever I am there, there are a lot of local people, and they usually feed the countless pigeons. I like Beyazit Square because...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed August 28, 2018

I had nothing particular to buy here, but the square is full of energy and just walking around is fun! There's not any danger in walking alone during the daytime. You should visit here after you have spent some time in Grand Bazaar. The west...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Overcrowded place where you can find a lot of fake clothes & shoes where people are overwelcoming you presence :) Nothing special but good for a side walk.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

Filled with cheap shops and restaurants, and located close to the Grand Bazaar. Tram stops here. Thanks for the vote if you found this review helpful.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 17, 2018

I did not find much here that was all that exciting. Just another square with shops selling the same stuff as anywhere, and of course food options

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed March 22, 2018

Alot of hustle and bustle in the area ...like most of the places in Instanbul.It is a walking distance from the grand bazaar ,Suleimania masjid and Istanbul university.Good to stroll arround alot of local eataries and shops.Recommended.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Beyazit square or previously known as Freedom square is home to many shops, Istanbul University and Beyazit mosque. It is close to the Grand baazar. From there you can take tram T1 that will take you to famous Sultanahmet district.

Date of experience: March 2018
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