Istanbul is a city with a modern heart and an ancient soul, offering plenty of things to do. It’s a city that traces its history back nearly 10,000 years, but is also on the cutting-edge of the latest contemporary trends and fashions.

This amazing fusion makes it the perfect place to enjoy a holiday or a business trip, discovering not only a dynamic cultural synthesis but also some of the best shopping, dining and nightlife anywhere.

Istanbul Bridge


  • Istanbul Modern

    The Istanbul Modern is Turkey’s first private museum that organises modern and contemporary art exhibitions.

    • Photography gallery
    • Cinema
    • Restaurant

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  • Taksim Square

    Taksim Square is a major shopping, dining and leisure district which is home to the Republic Monument.

    • In the European part of Istanbul
    • Location of the Republic Monument
    • Well known for its restaurants and shops