eBook Pocket Rough Guide Istanbul, 2013 Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1409342700
  • ISBN-13: 9781409342700
  • DDC: 914.961804
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 176 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released November 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Pocket Rough Guide Istanbul is your essential guide to this beautiful area, with information on all the key sights in an easy-to-use, pocket-size format and a full-color, pull-out map. Whether you have an afternoon or a few days at your disposal, Rough Guides' itineraries help you plan your trip, and the "Best of" Istanbul section picks out the highlights you won't want to miss. Divided by area for easy navigation, the Places section is written in Rough Guides' trademark honest and informative style, with listings of the must-see sights and our pick of the places to eat, drink, and more.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
1: Introduction to İstanbul.
2: İstanbul at a Glance.
3: Itineraries.
4: Best of İstanbul.
5: Big Sights.
6: Museums and Galleries.
7: Byzantine Legacy.
8: Ottoman Architecture.
9: Viewpoints.
10: Eating Out.
11: Shopping.
12: On the Water.
13: Places.
14: Sultanahmet.
15: Topkapı Palace to the Golden Horn.
16: Grand Bazaar District.
17: Northwest Quarter and the Land Walls.
18: Galata and the Waterfront Districts.
19: Beyoğlu and Taksim.
20: Beşiktaş and Ortaköy.
21: Asian İstanbul.
22: The Bosphorus and Princes’ Islands.
23: Accommodation.
24: Essentials.
25: Arrival.
26: Getting around.
27: Directory A–Z.
28: Festivals and Events.
29: Chronology.
30: Turkish.
Small Print.