Istanbul...I REALLY need to GET AWAY!

You can buy traditional souvenirs from one of the oldest closed markets in the world at the Grand Bazaar in Istanbul.

Istanbul, Turkey (ancient Constantinople)

Istanbul, Turkey - The marble base pedestal of the Egyptian Obelisk of Theodosius Hippodrome Istanbul Turkey

Underground cistern Istanbul-Turkey

Underground cistern Istanbul-Turkey Basilica Cistern September 2014 The pillars were taken from other sites so are not all the same

Sunset... Istanbul

The Maiden's Tower (Kız Kulesi), Bosphorus Strait, Istanbul, Turkey

Kucuksu Palace, Istanbul

Istanbul Turkey, Istanbul City, Architecture Design, Islamic Architecture, Beautiful Architecture, Stairway, Pavilion, Staircases, Ottomans

Experience the ultimate waterfront dining experience on the Bosphorus River in #Istanbul, #Turkey! Enjoy a delectable meal and refreshing glass of wine as you look out to the famous landmark, the Aya Sofia!

Neighborhood Guide to Istanbul

Istanbul Neighborhood Guide--a very thorough article with information about the various areas of Istanbul;