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Istanbul is the only city in the world that connects two continents: Asia and Europe.

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Istanbul, the capital of numerous civilizations such as Rome, Latin, East Rome and Ottoman Empire, is one of the oldest cities in the world.

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The Grand Bazaar, which houses more than 3000 shops and is almost impossible to see in a day, is the oldest shopping center in the world.

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Built in 1875, the 573-meter-long Tunnel is the third oldest subway in the world. Istanbul also has the 23rd longest subway line in the world.

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Istanbul is the Turkey’s most crowded city. But this situation is not limited to the last century. Istanbul was also one of the most crowded cities in the world in the 1500s.

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Besides the Bosphorus, Istanbul is one of the few cities surrounded by seas, which is the shore of the Black Sea and Marmara Seas.

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With its history from antiquity to today, Istanbul is the home of historical buildings. Aya Triada Church, Fener Greek Patriarchate and Galata Tower are just a few of these buildings.

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In addition to being one of the fastest growing tourist cities in the world, Istanbul is also one of the fastest growing commercial centers.

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Map your Istanbul Adventure

Embark on an Istanbul adventure with our handy map. As well as displaying your current location and nearby Big Bus stops, it shows you must-see sights and landmarks, museums, markets, restaurants, shops and more.

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