eBook Top 10 Istanbul, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1465413065
  • ISBN-13: 9781465413062
  • DDC: 914.961804
  • 128 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released October 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 Istanbul will lead you straight to the very best this city has to offer. Whether you're looking for the things not to miss at the Top 10 sights or want to find the best nightspots, this guide is the perfect pocket-sized companion. Rely on dozens of Top 10 lists, from the Top 10 museums to the Top 10 events, festivals, and more. There's even O51a list of the Top 10 things to avoid. The guide is divided by area with restaurant reviews for each, as well as recommendations for hotels, bars, and places to shop. You'll find the insider knowledge every visitor needs to explore every corner of this city with DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 Istanbul. DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 Istanbul--showing you what others only tell you.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Istanbul’s Top 10.
2: Highlights of Istanbul.
3: Topkapı Palace.
4: Haghia Sophia.
5: Blue Mosque.
6: Archaeological Museum.
7: Grand Bazaar.
8: Süleymaniye Mosque.
9: Church of St Saviour in Chora.
10: Çemberlitaş Baths.
11: Dolmabahçe Palace.
12: Bosphorus Cruise.
13: Moments in History.
14: Museums and Galleries.
15: Byzantine Monuments.
16: Places of Worship.
17: Culinary Highlights.
18: Shops and Markets.
19: Facts about Turkish Carpets.
20: Festivals and Events.
21: Activities for Children.
22: Restaurants.
23: Excursions from Istanbul.
24: Around Town.
25: Sultanahmet and the Old City.
26: Bazaar Quarter and Eminönü.
27: The Golden Horn, Fatih and Fener.
28: Beyoğlu.
29: The Bosphorus.
30: Asian Istanbul.
31: Streetsmart.
32: Planning Your Visit.
33: Getting to Istanbul.
34: Getting around Istanbul.
35: Sources of Information.
36: Practicalities.
37: Money.
38: Security and Health.
39: Special Concerns.
40: Eating and Accommodation Tips.
41: Things to Avoid.
42: Luxury Hotels.
43: Large Upmarket Hotels.
44: Characterful Hotels, Sultanahmet.
45: Characterful Hotels Further Afield.
46: Budget and Self-Catering.
47: Staying out of Town.
General Index.
Phrase Book.
Selected Street Index.