This city loves coffee almost as much as it loves Turkish tea! Istanbul's first coffee house opened in 1475, so it is only natural that the English word for coffee stems from the Ottoman word "kahveh" and that there are great cafés all around the city. So here's a short-list of all the must-see coffee shops while you're in town:
Planning a visit to Istanbul anytime soon? Looking for resources to inspire and guide you? We've assembled a list of the most interesting English-speaking accounts so you...
Looking forward to a romantic escape with your partner? We've compiled a list of the most romantic hotels in Istanbul: for those who like luxury as well as those looking for budget alternatives. Most are right in the city center, yet right by the sea. 'Cos what's Istanbul without the Bosphorus ;)
So it is your desire to enjoy the glory of Istanbul with a 5-star quality? We've put together a list of the classiest, most luxurious stays in town.
You prefer staying at a boutique hotel with a character, rather than booking the most expensive suite in town. Enjoying the city means spending the day outside, so location is just as important as luxury. That's why we've picked the classiest small and boutique hotels for you: enjoy your stay in Istanbul, you deserve it!