24 Oct 2019 posted in Travel
the colourful houses of Istanbul add another dimension to the city. For independent travellers who get off the beaten track to explore local neighbourhoods, they are just as important as the well-known landmark buildings of the touristic Sultanahmet district. Among today’s Instagram fans, they are a must add to your travel photography portfolio.
06 Oct 2019 posted in Properties
The Istinye property market is one of Istanbul’s most prestigious areas. The combination of a wise real estate investment and an exclusive lifestyle choice is a lure for both Turkish and foreign buyers.
28 Sep 2019 posted in Travel
Touring the Bosphorus landmarks and attractions not only enlightens you more about the history but also gives an insight into small villages, their culture, traditions, and day-to-day life
Covering the northern European tip, foreign travel publications rarely talk about the Sariyer area of Istanbul, yet for Turks, this Bosphorus gem is their favourite summer and weekend getaway.
25 Jun 2019 posted in Lifestyle
Two words can sum up everything about Bahcesehir, and that is green living. Bahcesehir, one of 11 official neighbourhoods sitting in the Basaksehir district, receives much interest from house buyers because of its green commitment.
21 May 2019 posted in Properties
If you are a property buyer looking to learn more about Basaksehir in Istanbul, you will be surprised with what the district has to offer. Its forward-thinking and innovative urban planning is attracting Turkish buyers but also foreign real estate investors looking to get their foot on the overseas property ladder.
21 May 2019 posted in Properties
When it comes to Turkish real estate, one area dominating the market is the Basin Express Road in Istanbul. Sitting on the European side, it is grabbing the spotlight as an ideal hub for long-term real estate investment and for many good reasons.
18 May 2019 posted in Properties
Welcome to Buyukcekmece, an area of Istanbul, dominating the property market as a desirable place to live and work. Sitting on the European side, over many decades, the district has dramatically transformed.
18 May 2019 posted in Travel
If you want to get away from touristic areas you would do well to look at the charming Bosphorus villages lining both the European and Asian shores. Formerly fishing villages that no-one had ever heard of, their popularity is rising as more people seek to discover the cultural side of Istanbul for themselves.
The slogan of Istanbul New Airport is the “future of travelling”, and that gives air passengers a good idea of how high they are setting the bar for air travel comfort.
25 Apr 2019 posted in Properties
Emerging from a rarely talked about district to attract global investors, Kucukcekmece's newfound fame as an ideal place to buy Turkish property is bringing in nationalities from all around the world.
24 Mar 2019 posted in Properties
In this property buying guide, we present a brief introduction of the Istanbul market, highlight key investment areas in both the Asian and European sides that are growing in popularity, and have mass potential for capital appreciation.
26 Feb 2019 posted in Travel
The Eyup area of Istanbul is slowly growing in popularity as increasingly more tourists and property buyers look towards the neighbourhood that has shed its past mistakes and reinvented itself as a desirable place to live and work.
Collectively, 39 districts of Istanbul spread over the European and Asian sides make up a large city that is not only glorious in name, but a delight to explore.
24 Dec 2018 posted in Culture
Like Rome, Istanbul was built on seven hills, but this isn’t a canny coincidence. The Byzantine Empire built the city on seven hills to proclaim themselves as the new Rome. It was a deliberate snub to the former grand empire in the beginning stages of decline.
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