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QUICK FACTS

NAME: İstanbul
COUNTRY: Turkey
COUNTRY CODE: TR
TIMEZONE: Europe/Istanbul
POPULATION: 11.174.257
CURRENCY: Lira (TRY)
LATITUDE: 41.0138400
LONGITUDE: 28.9496600
TELEPHONE CODE: +90
WIKIPEDIA: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Istanbul
WIKIVOYAGE: http://en.wikivoyage.com/wiki/Istanbul
WIKITRAVEL: http://wikitravel.org/en/Istanbul
LOCAL TIME: 16:27:25 (18.Aug)

COMMENT ON THIS CITY

ELECTRICITY / ELECTRIC PLUGS

Type C - 230 V - 50 Hz
Type F - 230 V - 50 Hz

NEARBY AIRPORTS

Atatürk International Airport(13km away)
Samandıra Air Base(23km away)
Sabiha Gökçen International Airport(33km away)
İstanbul Hezarfen Airfield(36km away)
Tuzla Air Base(39km away)
Yalova Airport(52km away)
Gemlik Airfield(70km away)
Bursa Airport(87km away)
Tekirda? ?orlu Airport(88km away)
Kocaeli Köseköy Airfield(94km away)
Bursa Yeni?ehir Airport(99km away)

NEARBY CITIES

Zeytinburnu (TR)(5km away)
Esenler (TR)(7km away)
Şişli (TR)(7km away)
Bahçelievler (TR)(8km away)
Bağcılar (TR)(9km away)
Sultangazi (TR)(13km away)
Ataşehir (TR)(15km away)
Umraniye (TR)(15km away)
Başakşehir (TR)(16km away)
Maltepe (TR)(20km away)
Esenyurt (TR)(24km away)
Sancaktepe (TR)(24km away)
Beylikdüzü (TR)(27km away)
Sultanbeyli (TR)(28km away)
Büyükçekmece (TR)(31km away)
Gebze (TR)(47km away)
İzmit (TR)(86km away)
Bursa (TR)(92km away)
Çorlu (TR)(98km away)
Bandırma (TR)(111km away)
Inegeul (TR)(115km away)
Tekirdağ (TR)(122km away)
Adapazarı (TR)(125km away)
Balıkesir (TR)(177km away)
Eskişehir (TR)(192km away)
Kütahya (TR)(198km away)
Burgas (BG)(207km away)
Edirne (TR)(213km away)
Zonguldak (TR)(243km away)
Varna (BG)(260km away)
Uşak (TR)(264km away)
Afyonkarahisar (TR)(286km away)
Manisa (TR)(298km away)
Turgutlu (TR)(300km away)

ALTERNATE NAMES

Bizanc, Bizánc, Byzance, Byzantio, Byzantion, Byzantium, Byzanz, Constantinoble, Constantinopla, Constantinople, Constantinopoli, Constantinopolis, Costantinopoli, Estambul, IST, Istamboul, Istambul, Istambuł, Istampoul, Istanbul, Istanbúl, Isztambul, Konstantinapoly, Konstantinopel, Konstantinopolo, Konstantinoupole, Konstantinoupoli, Konstantinoupolis, Konstantinápoly, Kustantiniyah, Micklagard, Micklagård, Mikligardur, Mikligarður, Stamboul, Stambul, Stambula, Stambuł, Tsarigrad, Vizantija, Vyzantio, bijantion, byuzantion, byzntywn, isutanburu, yi si tan bu er, İstanbul, Βυζάντιο, Βυζαντιο, Ισταμπουλ, Ισταμπούλ, Κωνσταντινουπολη, Κωνσταντινούπολη, Византија, Истанбул, Стамбул, ביזנטיון, イスタンブール, ビュザンティオン, 伊斯坦布尔, 비잔티온

WHAT TO SEE - BY FOURSQUARE

KEGames (Video Store)
Karadeniz Pide ve Güveç Köfte (Turkish)
Katip Çelebi Cad. No:49
İstanbul Kitapçısı (Bookstore)
34550, Zeyrek Mahallesi ibadethane arkası sokak no :10
Hane Gir Cafe (Entertainment)
Kanuni Sultan Süleyman Türbesi (Shrine)
34116, Süleymaniye
Kapalıçarşı (Historic Site)
Beyazıt
Nuruosmaniye Camii (Mosque)
34120, Molla Fenari Mah. Vezirhan Cad. No: 71
Forno (Pizza)
34037, Balat Mahallesi, Fener Kireçhane Sokak No.13
Mısır Çarşısı (Historic Site)
34116, Rüstempaşa Mah.
Velvet Cafe, Balat (Café)
34087, Çimen Sokak 8/0
Edirnekapı Mihrimah Sultan Camii (Mosque)
34050, Karagümrük Mah. Kaleboyu Cad. Edirnekapı
Şerefiye Sarnıcı (Historic Site)
Çemberlitaş
Galata Köprüsü (Bridge)
Eminönü - Karaköy arası
Barış için Müzik (Music Venue)
Kariye Türbe Sokak No: 14 Fatih
SALT Galata (Art Gallery)
34200, Bankalar Cad. No:11 Karaköy
Cumbalı Kahve (Coffee Shop)
34087, Ayvansaray mahallesi Kürkçü Çeşmesi Sokak No:12 Balat
Sultan Ahmet Camii (Mosque)
34122, Sultan Ahmet Mah. At Meydanı Cad. No:7
Sultanahmet Meydanı (Plaza)
34122, Sultanahmet
GALATA MODA SHOP (Gift Shop)
Bereketzade Mahallesi Yüksekkaldırım Caddesi N:18/B
Galata Kulesi (Historic Site)
34420, Bereketzade Mah. Büyük Hendek Cad. Galata

WHAT TO SEE - BY TIXIK.COM

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Corendon Airlines(IATA:,ICAO:CAI)
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MNG Airlines(IATA:MB,ICAO:MNB)
Onur Air(IATA:8Q,ICAO:OHY)
Pegasus Airlines(IATA:PC,ICAO:PGT)
SunExpress(IATA:XQ,ICAO:SXS)
Turk Hava Kurumu Hava Taksi Isletmesi(IATA:,ICAO:THK)
Turkish Airlines(IATA:TK,ICAO:THY)
Turkish Air Force(IATA:,ICAO:HVK)
Turkuaz Airlines(IATA:,ICAO:TRK)
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