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ISTANBUL Travel Vlog | Grand Bazaar & Hagia Sophia

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We explore some of Istanbul's top sights including the Hagia Sophia, Grand Bazaar & the Blue Mosque. We also get to try some delicious traditional street food.


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💬 Comments on the video
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You're lucky to be there when it is not crowded. "Turquoise" means the color of the Turks. Gather as many ceramic tiles as you can and learn to be ceiling tile setters.

Author — Peter Risbergs

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You're so lucky being in Istanbul. Enjoy discovering ! For a special place to have a drink go to Buyuk Londra Oteli where Ernest Hemingway used to stay.

Author — Luc

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You guys are an inspiration for me, I hope one day I have the will power to leave it all behind and travel the world!!

Author — Abz Raz

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Such a great place! I may never get there but if I do it will be because you guys opened up a whole new world to me! Thanks for sharing!

Author — Discovering LockeNest

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Hi. I am happy to see you that you are exploring the city.

Author — Elif Özgür

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If fiana goes in the grand bazzar she would never come out. 😂😂😂😂❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

Author — Fiana& Paul jojiana

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I've been following you for a while now, from the beginning of this trip, and just realiside I haven't said hello or thank you
for your brilliant blogs which keep on getting better & better.Great content, Fantastic photography and Marvellous narration.
Look forward as your adventure unfolds...Oh and option 3 ...Good luck X

Author — Roger Wilson DJ

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You should definitely walk from Karaköy up to Şişhane. Lovely place and on the way up you can visit the Galata Tower. You reach to İstiklal Street at the hill, which is a pretty important street in the city. And from there you can walk further down to Beşiktaş even, a district full of life even nights.

Author — Ahmet Burak Erdoğan

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Yes, still here !
You're lucky to see Turkey with out the crowds
Marianne, I'm going to call you the 'Catog ' lady ... the words out you're in the city
Enjoy your evening
Angela, Derbyshire 🌞🌍🌻🍀💖🐝

Author — Angela Locke

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10:49, i liked how you use your newly learned hand gesture 😄

Author — Olkan Oraldağ

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Enjoy Istanbul and Turkey guys ! As a Turkish citizen, I have been following you from Qatar where I'm currently working. Glad you decided to stay in Turkey. Rational decision and lots of places to explore anyway. Here are some tips for you for Istanbul. Tried to keep the list really short avoiding shops, restaurants and malls etc during this period. Make sure you take the boat to the Asian side and visit some of those places as well. And try some recommended taste of Turkish wine below.
And also having a caravan myself, I will try continue providing some tips on wherever you decide to move next. Cheers. -Alper

- Historical Areas -
Hagia Sophia
Blue Mosque (Sultan Ahmet)
Sunken Palace (Yerabatan Sarnici – Underground Cistern)
Topkapi Palace
Istanbul Archaeology Museum
Grand Bazaar / Spice Bazaar
Dolmabahce Palace
Galata Tower

- Walking, Café, Restaurant, Bars -
Taksim Square / Istiklal Street
Ortakoy (by the bhosporous)
Bebek (by the bhosporous)
Macka, Nisantasi (Cafes, Shopping etc)
Karakoy (cafes, bars)
Bagdat Caddesi (Asian side)
Moda & Kadikoy (Asian side)

- Local Wine-
Doluca Sarafin series
Doluca Kav series
Corvus
Egeo
Kayra Vintage series
Gulor (only Shiraz is good)
Suvla
Turkish grapes - Okuzgozu, Bogazkere, Kalecik Karasi, Narince

Author — Alber Katar

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Enjoyed this! I don’t know if it just that you have a great camera or is Istanbul so crisp and beautiful looking. It looks like no smog and clean air or is that temporary because of the pandemic.

Author — Peri

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So nice to see you out! Marianne, was it just me, or do you find Turkish men to be quite easy on the eyes? Just another reason to love Turkey!!
Much love and stay safe! ♥️😘

Author — Connie Martin

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Thank you for bringing me along today! I love how you bring people into your videos. Those shopkeepers looked very happy to be back in business....
Hopefully one day I'll be able to visit Turkey!

Author — Kristin Kiel

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Istanbul is definitely on our bucket list. Thanks guys for showing us in good detail ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

Author — Fiana& Paul jojiana

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Been to turkey many times but never had the chance to visit Antalaya (you have inspired us to do so). Loved your Kalkan experience (our favourite Turkey destination). Keep up the good work.

Author — Richard Turner

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Chris: Oh, you still there!
Me: No plans of getting anywhere.

Why I have not stumble upon your channel earlier during everybody's lockdown? It could've been nice watching simultaneously.

Author — June Agsaoay

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Wonderful! Istanbul looks like an awesome place! Thank you for sharing this wonderful journey with all of us! 😘😘😘

Author — Sonja Locke

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I’m glad you made it out for some exploring.

Author — Karma The Giant

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Hi guys Now we are talking 😀😀👍👍👍 i like this, showing us the town This is really good. I have been dying to see the town more. I heard they are plenty of Cats 🐱 in Istanbul and Pigeons 🐦

Author — fiana jojiana