A great defensive wall built to protect the city of Constantinople.

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The “Haunted Mansion” along the Bosphorus is a historical monument and home to the Borusan Contemporary Art Museum.

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An old sleepy village famous for it's yogurt and Bosphorus views.

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The first Ottoman fortress built in Istanbul along the Bosphorus Strait.

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The Turkish legend of how Turkey's tulips got their colors.

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300 million Orthodox Christians exist worldwide, yet the heart of Orthodox Christianity has existed in Istanbul for over 17 centuries.

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The traditional Jewish quarter and one of the oldest neighborhoods of Istanbul.

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Home to the Patriarchal Church of St. George and the oldest surviving Greek Orthodox School in Istanbul.

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My second year celebrating and enjoying my birthday in Istanbul.

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From Minneapolis, MN, the couple share their tips on what to do and what to eat while visiting Istanbul.

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