Istanbul - EN (digital)
Welcome to Le Periplo etravel guide Istanbul.
Istanbul is a highly diverse city, so beautiful and fascinating that it will charm you right away. History and tradition meld together with modernity. Also known as Byzantium and Constantinople, Istanbul is the most populated city in Turkey; a melting pot where East meets West, as it lies in both Europe and Asia. The Bosphorus strait divides the city in two and connects the Sea of Marmara with the Black Sea.
◆ 36 city recommendations for the neighborhoods Sultanahmet, Beyazit, Eminönü, Balat, Karaköy, Taksim, Ortaköy.
◆ Short to medium stay trip 3 to 5 days.
City, neighborhoods and culture.