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“Sultanahmet area”

Historic Areas of Istanbul
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Istanbul Small-Group Walking Tour: Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace...
Ranked #2 of 1,033 things to do in Istanbul
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York UK
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40 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Sultanahmet area”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 24, 2013

Loved the Blue Mosque..went inside with a private guide..he was on the lookout for English travellers!
Saw Hagia Sophia from the outside, but no time for the inside.
Went on a coach trip to the Asian side

Visited February 2013
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Beijing
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Nice places to see”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 24, 2013

Nothing bad to say about it, everything located within a short walk, with everything you need. Restaurant, shops, and attractions all top notch.

Visited February 2013
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Rostov
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“First experience in Istanbul”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 19, 2013

Was really wonderful to historic part of Byzantine (Second Rome). The atmosphere in Istanbul is really incomparable

Visited March 2012
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Thank Rosa I
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Gothenburg, Sweden
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
“World class”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 18, 2013

Yes, this is world class. Blue Mosque, Hagar Sofia and the Harem. These attractions is a must. You really feel the history.

Visited February 2013
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“fantastic”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 18, 2013

a great city to discover.
the must see places 9as any guide recommend:
- Cystern
- Agya Sophia
- Topkapi
- Blue mosque
- grand bazar
- egyptian bazar

Visited February 2013
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