Istanbul is listed among the “12 totally walkable cities to visit,” according to sheknows.com.
Stone Town topped the list, while Austin and Sydney followed the Tanzanian city. After Seattle, Dublin and Vientiane, comes the city on the Bosphorus with the following summary:
“Istanbul bridges the divide between Europe and Asia, so it just takes a quick walk to traverse between the city’s metropolitan city center and its historic district. Make sure you check out the Grand Bazaar for a sampling of to-die-for spices, jewelry and artwork.”