Galata Tower, Istanbul, Turkey

Galata Tower, built by the Genoese in before the Ottoman Conquest . Make sure to walk the district, very striking views of the Bosphorus thru narrow streets.

Cafe Pierre Loti Istanbul - amazing view of the golden horn

How about lunching between two continents. Do one of our Archaeologous private Istanbul tours to sail the Bosphorus and tour both Europe and Asia (photo by Pierre Loti,)

Historical waterfront houses 3

İstanbul Yalıları

Şehzade Burhaneddin Efendi Yalısı (seaside home) on the Straits of Bosphorus, İstanbul, Turkey.

Galata Tower in snow • Istanbul, Turkey

The ancient Galata Tower is 9 stories high with restaurant on top, and is a must see in Istanbul. Check out our article: Galata Dining: 10 Restaurants in Istanbul’s Trendy Neighbourhood on The Culture Trip:

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Akaretler, Istanbul, Turkey by @ ozlemgusar. In the time of Ottoman Empires, Sultan's palace workers lived in that houses (the dwelling-houses). Now those houses worth over the million dollars.