Title: Istanbul, Turkey
Author: Turkey: Lonely Planet Guidebooks
TRAVEL TURKEY LON
The only city that straddles two continents, Istanbul has the third oldest subway system in the world, among other things. One site that is not to be missed is the Galata Tower, which offers stunning 360-degree views of the city.
“From stunning beaches and jaw-dropping monuments, to mouth-watering cuisine and friendly locals, Turkey offers the visitor a wonderful range of unmissable experiences.”—James Bainbridge, Lonely Planet Writer
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