Inside Istanbul, Travel Guide

Inside Istanbul, Travel Guide

7 Episodes

Istanbul is considered to be a jewel of Islamic cultural expression and history. It’s one of the most awe-inspiring cities, the former imperial seat of the Ottoman Empire, dripping with history on every street. From breathtaking mosques, delicious food, historical palaces and never ending bazars, one visit will not be enough.

For anyone visiting Istanbul for the first time, this series of films will give you an inside guide to seeing and getting the very best out of the city. Find out about the best sights to see, the must see Mosques, and great food.

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Inside Istanbul, Travel Guide
  • Inside Istanbul | Suleymaniye Mosque

    Episode 1

    Built on one of the seven hills of Istanbul, Suleymaniye Mosque is the most majestic of the imperial Ottoman mosques. Built in 1550 in honour of Suleiman the Magnificent, the tenth Ottoman Sultan. The Suleymaniye Mosque impresses as much by its extraordinary proportions as by the harmony of its a...

  • Inside Istanbul | Things to do in Eyup and Pierre Loti

    Episode 2

    Here you will find a mosque, tomb, cemetery, and hill; and it's an essential visit for anyone looking to find the most spiritual location in Istanbul. The mosque here is called the Eyüp Sultan mosque. It is named after Abu Ayyub al-Ansari, known as Eyüp Sultan in Turkey, who was a companion of t...

  • Inside Istanbul | Street Food Tour

    Episode 3

    In this episode we'll show you what street foods you can eat during your trip, from döner, kumpir, tantuni, kokoreç and much more. This is your best Istanbul street food guide.

  • Inside Istanbul | Camlica Mosque

    Episode 4

    The Camlica mosque is the largest mosque in Turkey. This is the newest attraction in Istanbul and its stunning interior and architecture make it a must-see mosque when visiting the city.

  • Inside Istanbul | Where To Eat Cheap & Good

    Episode 5

    In this Istanbul food tour around Sultanahmet, Taksim and Kadıköy you will discover some of our favorite Istanbul restaurants with authentic Turkish food.

  • Inside Istanbul - Discovering Hidden Mosques in Istanbul

    Episode 6

    Discovering Hidden Mosques in Istanbul. Istanbul is a city which has thousands of mosques. Most tourists usually know the most popular ones such as Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Suleymaniye Mosque, but what about those hidden gems that even many locals don't know about? I this video you will discove...

  • Inside Istanbul - The Sultan's Harem, Topkapi Palace

    Episode 7

    Many people wonder what the Harem in Topkapı Palace looks like. In this video we will show you how the Sultan, his family and the women used to live during the Ottoman Empire inside the Harem.