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Karaköy: Istanbul’s New Hipster District with Tons of Alternatives
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Karaköy: Istanbul’s New Hipster District with Tons of Alternatives

Karaköy was once famous for its fish stalls and hardware shops. But now, an exciting new tide of art galleries and design-driven hotels swept up this gritty waterfront district. So, this one of the coolest Istanbul‘s neighborhoods has been welcoming both local and international explorers! Hotels in Karaköy, Istanbul Where to Stay? The Vault Karaköy…

Enchanting Digital Art Exhibition in Istanbul by The Turkish Artist Refik Anadol
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Enchanting Digital Art Exhibition in Istanbul by The Turkish Artist Refik Anadol

Istanbul’s Pilevneli Gallery, located in Beyoğlu’s district Dolapdere quarter, has recently hosted a great digital art exhibition. The world-famous Turkish artist Refik Anadol and his works are groundbreaking! A Great Exhibition in Istanbul Istanbul’s Pilevneli Gallery is presenting media artist Refik Anadol’s new solo exhibition. So, the title of the exhibition is “Machine Memoirs: Space,” and it is…

An Office from Netflix in Istanbul: The Company Will Open Office in Turkey
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An Office from Netflix in Istanbul: The Company Will Open Office in Turkey

The American-based streaming service Netflix has announced to open its office in Istanbul. The company took this decision in line with its latest investment in Turkey. However, the decision of an office from Netflix in Istanbul is also about the Turkish government. Turkey’s ruling party AKP and its leader and President Erdoğan‘s threats to prevent Netflix’s…

The 13 Best Burgers in Istanbul That You Will Truly Love!
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The 13 Best Burgers in Istanbul That You Will Truly Love!

You are burger addicted, yet you don’t know where to find the best burgers in Istanbul? You wake up late in the night and screaming out for a delicious burger with crunchy fries? It is completely fair now that you are a big fan of a yummy burger and look for a place for the…

A Digital Exhibition in Istanbul: Osman Hamdi Bey
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A Digital Exhibition in Istanbul: Osman Hamdi Bey

A digital exhibition in Istanbul has been organized by the Communications Directorate in memory of the versatile artist Osman Hamdi Bey. The artist, Osman Hamdi Bey, has an important place in Turkish art history. Marmara University, by the way, is presenting the exhibition at Sultanahmet Campus. A Digital Exhibition is Happening in Istanbul The dream of the exhibition became…

Turkey’s Fish Sandwich (Balık Ekmek): The Popular Street Food of Istanbul
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Turkey’s Fish Sandwich (Balık Ekmek): The Popular Street Food of Istanbul

Turkey and Istanbul, of course, has a lot of memorable experiences for visitors. So certainly, one of those is to enjoy a fish sandwich (balık ekmek in Turkish). While enjoying your fish sandwich, you may also enjoy Bosphorus. What a perfect match! You can also take a look at our Best 25 Turkish foods list which…

Amber Heard’s Istanbul Visit Turned Celebrity Agenda Upside Down
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Amber Heard’s Istanbul Visit Turned Celebrity Agenda Upside Down

Aquaman actress Amber Heard’s Istanbul visit has recently turned celebrity agenda upside down. The world-famous actress, as you will recall, posted some pictures on her official Instagram account yesterday. Apart from her admiration for Istanbul, “brave” pictures she shared caused great anger among her Muslim fans and followers. What’s Happening? Amber Heard has been slammed…

Istanbul to Rejoin to the Magnificent Galata Tower on September as Museum
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Istanbul to Rejoin to the Magnificent Galata Tower on September as Museum

People who live in Istanbul and tourists from all around the world are finally going to come together with the magical Galata Tower after months-long restoration works. The works for restoration have started in Istanbul’s iconic monument Galata Tower months ago. Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality handed over the restoration works to the General Directorate of Foundations. Istanbul…

Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality to Purchase The Portrait of Mehmed II
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Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality to Purchase The Portrait of Mehmed II

The Mayor of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Ekrem İmamoğlu on June 25 announced that the municipality purchased a portrait of Ottoman Sultan Mehmet II at a London auction. According to the London-based world-famous Christie’s auction house, the municipality’s winning bid amounted to £770,000 ($955,000) for the oil painting. So, according to the specialists, the painting is…