The ground floor of the Pera Museum is home to the popular Pera Café ( sandwiches ₺15-16, pastas ₺18-20, cakes ₺7-12; ), a comfortable space decorated in art deco style to reflect the fact that the building originally housed the swish Bristol Hotel.
Ömer Avni, İnönü Cd. No:50, 34427 Beyoğlu/İstanbul, Turkey
At Râna, formerly known as Topaz, the best of Mediterranean and Ottoman cuisine come together. Overlooking the Bosphorus, the serene atmosphere of Râna recalls the stone it is named after in its geometric design that is complemented by
This 300-metre-long cavern is thought to date back more than 3.3 million years. During your visit, you can wander around the cave’s two wall-art-filled chambers. The paintings on display were created by cavemen who lived during the
Welcome to Istanbul, the city of the past, the present and the future. Istanbul not only joins continents, it also joins cultures and people. Close your eyes and imagine yourself in a city; the mysticism of the East and the modernity of