A city that lies on two continents, a combination of East and West, Europe and Asia, with its magnificent cultural heritage, never ceases to impress. Are shaped by four powerful civilizations: Greek, Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman. Throughout history it had different names: Byzantium, New Rome, Constantinople, Istanbul and Istanbul.
Modern Taksim Square and Beyoglu districts and Osmanbey, will make you feel like in any world metropolis, while you are walking around Sultanahmet square imminent return several hundred or even thousands of years. New and old, the Orient and Europe, Islam and Christianity - you will not find them anywhere like intertwined and inextricably linked as in Istanbul.