Top 10 Most Amazing Attractions in Istanbul
May11

Top 10 Most Amazing Attractions in Istanbul

Istanbul’s many attractions include towering minarets and exotic monuments of the Byzantine and Ottoman empires. Below are Istanbul’s most amazing attractions to visit.

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Yerebatan most mysterious place in Istanbul
Jan26

Yerebatan most mysterious place in Istanbul

Istanbul’s Basilica Cistern (Yerebatan Sarnıcı), the largest one in the city, was visited by more than 2.2 million people last year. Yerebatan has broken its own historical record after world famous writer Dan Brown’s recent book ‘Inferno’ was published. The bestseller also includes a reference to the Hürriyet Daily News and one of its articles. Brown has quoted a brief paragraph from a Hürriyet Daily news article on Göksel Gülensoy,...

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Record number of tourists at Basilica Cistern mentioned in Dan Brown’s new book
Jun12

Record number of tourists at Basilica Cistern mentioned in Dan Brown’s new book

A record number of tourists has visited Istanbul’s Basilica (Yerebatan) Cistern in the wake of the release of bestselling author Dan Brown’s latest book, “Inferno.” The Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality said June 8 that last month 240,000 people visited the Basilica Cistern, or Sunken Cistern, setting a record number of visitors to the gigantic underground water storage chamber, located in the Sultanahmet district of the city....

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