Category Archives: Istanbul

3 of the finest restaurants in Istanbul

According to my boy Sinan Kıyı Simply the best seafood in town. The right wing of  the ground floor is the most crowded and is known to be occupied by the regulars of the place. The seafood is always fresh … Continue reading

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Eat in Istanbul – Ulus 29

Originally published on Sinanation With the interior smoking ban introduced towards the middle of 2009, Istanbul’s restaurant culture went through a major change. The interiors, once packed with people, were stripped of their popularity. Even the non-smokers ended up choosing … Continue reading

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Istanbul – Essential Facts

Originally posted on Sinanation Currency: Yeni Turk Lirasi (YTL) / The New Turkish Lira; 1 USD = 1.50 YTL (as of 20 November 2009) Weather: Spring (April to June), Summer (June to September), Autumn (September to November), Winter (November to … Continue reading

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Eat in Istanbul

Originally posted on sinanbastas.com With the interior smoking ban introduced towards the middle of 2009, Istanbul’s restaurant culture went through a major change. The interiors, once packed with people, were stripped of their popularity. Even the non-smokers ended up choosing … Continue reading

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