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ISTANBUL IS ONE OF THE BEST CITIES IN THE WORLD FOR STREET FOOD
21 October 2016

ISTANBUL IS ONE OF THE BEST CITIES IN THE WORLD...

According to an article in CNN International’s website, titled "World's 23 best cities for street food", Istanbul is named one of the best cities in the world for street food.
THEATER SEASONS STARTS
19 October 2016

THEATER SEASONS STARTS

Istanbul offers numerous options for theatre lovers in the new season; a spectrum ranging from William Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night that was first staged 414 years ago in February 2, 1604 to Zinnie Harris’ apocalyptic play, produced in 2015, and from...
AUTUMN ARRIVES, FİLMEKİMİ STARTS
13 October 2016

AUTUMN ARRIVES, FİLMEKİMİ STARTS

Celebrating its 15th anniversary this year, Filmekimi brings award-wining, critically acclaimed movies shown in world festivals to the filmgoers of Istanbul. The last movies of the masters of world cinema, such as Ken Loach, Xavier Dolan, Ashgar...
ISTANBUL HOSTS 23rd WORLD ENERGY CONGRESS
11 October 2016

ISTANBUL HOSTS 23RD WORLD ENERGY CONGRESS

Organized by the Turkish National Committee of the World Energy Council, the 23rd World Energy Congress has started on October 9, at Lütfi Kırdar Congress and Exhibition Center.
SİNAN’S ISTANBUL: KANUNİ SULTAN SULEİMAN BRİDGE
10 October 2016

SİNAN’S ISTANBUL: KANUNİ SULTAN SULEİMAN BRİDGE

In his autobiography, of the Kanuni Sultan Suleiman Bridge that was completed in 1567, Sinan says, "Among my works, it’s my masterpiece". There had been a broken Roman bridge located on the shallow area where Lake Büyükçekmece and Marmara Sea merge,...
OSMAN HAMDI BEY’S DREAM: ISTANBUL ARCHEOLOGY MUSEUM
05 October 2016

OSMAN HAMDI BEY’S DREAM: ISTANBUL ARCHEOLOGY...

When Osman Hamdi Bey was attended as the director of the Ottoman Imperial Museum by Sultan Abdulhamit II, on September 4, 1881, Sunday, the history of Turkish museology had irreversibly changed. That’s why, it is impossible to talk about Istanbul...