Istanbul is a major city in Turkey that straddles Europe and Asia across the Bosphorus Strait. Its Old City reflects cultural influences of the many empires that once ruled here. Its a beautiful country which attracts tourists from all around the world. Its known for its beautiful monuments. Lets learn something new about this place from interesting quotes.
If the Earth were a single state, Istanbul would be its capital
People were right when they say there is no other place on earth as beautiful looking as Istanbul.
Istanbul is a magical seal which unites Europe and Asia since the ancient times. Without a doubt, Istanbul is certainly the most beautiful place of the world.
All other cities are doomed, but I imagine that as long as people exist, Constantinople will exist.
If they say “you have your last chance to look at the world”, I wish that look would from Çamlica of Istanbul.
Life can’t be all that bad, I’d think from time to time. Whatever happens, I can always take a long walk along the Bosphorus.
There’s different shopping in Paris than there is at a bazaar in Istanbul, but they’re all wonderful.
I consider myself Istanbul’s storyteller. My subject matter is my town. I consider it my job to explore the hidden patterns of my city’s clandestine corners, its shady, mysterious places, the things I love.
The Taj, the Blue Mosque in Istanbul, Cracao Basilica and Polish church are some monuments that hold a special place in my memory.
I found that the loudest fans in the world are in Istanbul.
The coffee’s good in Italy. It’s good in Spain. It’s good in Istanbul. The coffee’s not so good in America.
I have been on dialysis in Istanbul, Milan, Indonesia, Manila, London. It’s – it’s amazing.
The first time I held an African drum in my hands was at Koc University in a forest in the northern suburbs of Istanbul.
Within Istanbul, there’s a ton of people who are totally hip – like, the hippest people you could ever meet.