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“The Awesome Adventure!”

Historic Areas of Istanbul
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Istanbul Small-Group Walking Tour: Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace...
Ranked #3 of 1,051 things to do in Istanbul
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“The Awesome Adventure!”
Reviewed January 7, 2013

The nostalgia of being in Old Istanbul was incredible! I love history so this is definitely the place to be. There were so many places to visit and so much rich history! I loved it and will be back!

Visited December 2012
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dublin
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130 reviews
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“Scammers”
Reviewed January 7, 2013

Wasn't crazy about the early morning calls to prayer,but the high quality earplugs worked well,also a good tip if exploring alone,totally ignore anyone who asks you where you are from,they are scam artists and do not deserve to be acknowledged

Visited November 2012
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Foster City, California
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“A lot of history spanning from Roman times to Ottoman era”
Reviewed January 6, 2013

The Ayasophia is really vast and I loved the grandeur inside it. The ancient Egyptian obelisks on the hippodrome deserve a few minutes. In exploring ancient Roman sites around Europe, the Basilica Cistern in Istanbul is probably the most remarkable site I have visited - it's amazing how something so ancient and underground has been restored and is being maintained in great condition while being so easily accessible. The Archaeology Museum right around the corner should not be missed!

Visited December 2012
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Izmir, Turkey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
“Very interesting”
Reviewed January 6, 2013

İnteresting but avoid non official guides which are tourist trap to
Get you in the shops especially carpets

Visited December 2012
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Eagle River, WI
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“Istanbul: an amazing city”
Reviewed January 6, 2013

lots of history... amazing sites to see and from Hotel Antioch all within walking distance. Only warning is when you are not interested in buying just smile and kep walking!

Visited November 2012
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