23 November 2017
SİNAN’S İSTANBUL: KILIÇ ALİ PAŞA MOSQUE
Rising on the shore of Tophane, the Kılıç Ali Paşa Mosque has a special place among the works of Sinan. The mosque, which follows the footsteps of Haghia Sophia in terms of its plan and building features, was the subject of countless rumors both...
14 November 2017
21ST ISTANBUL THEATER FESTIVAL STARTS
The 21st Istanbul Theater Festival raises its curtain on 13 November with a wide-ranging programme. Until 26 November, thirteen Turkish plays, together with six plays from abroad, will meet the theater-goers at eighteen different venues.
10 November 2017
VODAFONE 39TH ISTANBUL MARATHON TO BE HELD ON...
The Vodafone Istanbul Marathon, Turkey's most important international running event and the first race in the world that is run between two continents, will be held for the 39th time on Sunday, 12 November.
07 November 2017
36TH INTERNATIONAL ISTANBUL BOOK FAIR CONTINUES
The Istanbul Book Fair, which celebrates its thirty-sixth year in 2017, was opened on Saturday, November 4 at 12.00, with the participations of the president of the Korean Publishers Association, Yoon Chul-Ho and Turkish Minister of Culture and...
03 November 2017
UNESCO CREATIVE CITIES NETWORK / DESIGN CITY...
Founded in 2004 "to promote cooperation with and among cities that have identified creativity as a strategic factor for sustainable urban development", the UNESCO Creative Cities Network has 116 members from 54 countries. Istanbul is one of the...
26 October 2017
FIELD TRAINING FOR TOURIST GUIDES
More than 10 million tourists come to Istanbul each year. One of the training programs held to improve the crafts of the tourist guides, who are serving these tourists, was organized by Eyüp Municipality at the end of September.