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“Istanbul” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Historic Areas of Istanbul

Historic Areas of Istanbul
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Istanbul Small-Group Walking Tour: Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace...
Ranked #2 of 1,020 things to do in Istanbul
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Dallas, Texas
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“Istanbul”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2012

THere is a great deal to see in the historic areas of Istanbul. You need to allow at least 2-3 days to properly see everything. You can want to many places from the Sultanamet area and take the trolley if you want to go to the Grand Bazar.

Visited April 2012
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Chichester, United Kingdom
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“Historic sites”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2012

The water tour was excellent and gave a great view of the city

Visited June 2012
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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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“Great & amazing”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2012

Great & amazing, many attractions & sightseeing places in one location .
You need at least 4 to 5 days to cover it all .

Visited July 2012
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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Great & amazing”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2012

Great & amazing, don't miss it .
You need at least 3 to 4 days at least to cover all the main attractions & sightseeing locations .

Visited July 2012
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Abu Dhabi
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“Absolutely fascinating”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2012

Exploring the architecture and the bazaars was great. Istanbul is easy to walk around and if you get tired just hop on the light rail back to your hotel. The shop owners can be persistent but if you smile and say "No thank you" (learn how to say it in Turkish is even better) they will leave you alone. After a couple of days they got to know us and left us alone.

Visited June 2012
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