“Either I conquer Istanbul or Istanbul conquers me.” – Fatih Sultan Mehmet (Mehmed the Conqueror)

Istanbul is not just a city but energy… Everyone agreed on that Istanbul has a great female energy. Her beauty will catch you at the first glance… She is like a great queen lay down between Black Sea and Marmara Sea, her delicate silhouette adorned with minarets & domes are always blessed with the seagulls circling around them and singing for her…

It is not surprising that all people fell in love with her beauty and Blue Phoenix is one of the right addresses that can lead you to see her greatness… Best spots to watch her great views while listening her stories and filling your soul with her great essence…

INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT ISTANBUL

  • The four bronze horses of St. Mark’s Cathedral in Venice were taken from the Hippodrome of Constantinople.
  • The Kasikci Diamond, exhibited in the Topkapi Palace Treasury, is 86 carats and surrounded with 49 brilliants. It counts as one of the biggest diamonds in the world.
  • One of the most beautiful ancient masterpieces, the Sarcophagus of Alexander, is in Istanbul’s Archeology Museum.
  • Istanbul is mentioned in the legendary search for the Golden Fleece by Jason and the Argonauts. This is where they met with Harpies and Symplegades.

 

 

ISTANBUL HIGHLIGHTS

HAGIA SOPHIA

HAGIA SOPHIA

Strong figure of two empires, Hagia Sophia has its glory to shine among the other edifices in Istanbul. Its size and great decoration just fascinating.

SULEYMANIYE MOSQUE

SULEYMANIYE MOSQUE

Ruling of the old city silhouette, Suleymaniye Mosque is the best sample of 16th century Ottoman Mosques with its structural features as well as its view...

TOPKAPI PALACE

TOPKAPI PALACE

Ottoman Empire had ruled the lands from this point over the 4 hundred years and today, you can see the remnant of old victories and wealth in the garden of the Palace...

BASILICA/YEREBATAN CISTERN

BASILICA/YEREBATAN CISTERN

Mystical ambiance of cistern caused to Turkish people believed that it was a palace for the Djin and that’s way we call it as Underground Palace...

DOLMABAHCE PALACE

DOLMABAHCE PALACE

With the westernisation winds of 19th century, Ottoman Empire met with new Art styles such as Baroc & rococo as well as Baccarat Crystals, Limoges porcelains ...

GRAND BAZAAR AND SPICE MARKET

GRAND BAZAAR AND SPICE MARKET

Smell of spices blend with the vendors’ jokes and colors of the shops... Those covered bazaars are the place where the time stops ...

ISTANBUL ARCHEOLOGY MUSEUM

ISTANBUL ARCHEOLOGY MUSEUM

Consisting of three different building, it is one of the richest Museums in Turkey. Counting as one of the best its kind, Sarcophagus of Alexander is waiting for its spectators.

YEDIKULE FORTRES

YEDIKULE FORTRES

This is the perfect place where you can see the great defending system of Medieval Byzantine Empire where the Golden gate was standing. This was the frightful prison in Ottoman Period.

BOSPHORUS

BOSPHORUS

If Istanbul is a queen, the Bosphorus should be her necklace. Surrounded by palaces and great wooden houses, the Bosphorus is a perfect place for a relaxing boat trip.

 

SELECTED HOTELS THAT “MAKES DIFFERENCE”

 

CIRAGAN PALACE KEMPINSKI

CIRAGAN PALACE KEMPINSKI

Timeless beauty of Istanbul surrounds this special property where you can find the great accommodation and terrific venue…

FOUR SEASONS HOTELS

FOUR SEASONS HOTELS

Well-known luxury brand of Four Seasons couldn’t resist Istanbul charm and has two hotel in the great parts of the city to provide great service for their guests…

SHANGRI-LA HOTEL

SHANGRI-LA HOTEL

In the living part of the city, Shangri-la created special place where you can dive into great peace away from daily rush. With the delicate lines of Chinese art, soft colors and great service quality it is just special…

PARK HYATT HOTEL

PARK HYATT HOTEL

In the heart of posh district, Nisantasi, Park Hyatt is the great nest with a cozy feeling combined with great services… Great size rooms and attractive boutiques & cafés of Nisantasi will show you the different face of the city.

GEZİ HOTEL BOSPHORUS

GEZİ HOTEL BOSPHORUS

Member of Design Hotels, Gezi is the silent member of this collection with its growing numbers of fan. Its perfect location, great view and comfort will make you return this hotel again & again…

PERA PALACE HOTEL

PERA PALACE HOTEL

Great symbol of Orient-Express, hotel hosted many famous people like Alfred HITCHCOCK Greta GARBO and Agatha CHRISTIE. It is a privilege to have drink in Oriental Bar with its 1950 ambiance…

HOUSE HOTELS

HOUSE HOTELS

House Hotel is a great brand stands for stylish, functional, well-located, comfortable, trendy and addictive… Located in four different location, it keeps the soul of the district…

OLD CITY HAGIA SOPHIA

OLD CITY HAGIA SOPHIA

Located a minute away from Underground cistern & Hagia Sophia, hotel has the charm of simplicity… Soft decoration and comfortable rooms will provide the relaxing time for you…

 

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