There are so many different places to see and things to do when you are visiting Istanbul, however one of the main attractions of the city is the infamous Blue Mosque also known as Sultan Ahmet Mosque. It’s an historical mosque that hold a lot of significance in the Turkish history. Built in 1609-1616 the mosque is considered one of the finest engineering marvels of its kind. It has a beautiful design and the color and decorative walls describe in great details the craftsmanship and the talent of those who made theme structures appear as they do these days.
The mosque while still being used as a conventional praying area, also hosts visitors from all walks of life from around the world as it has become a famous tourist attraction for quite some time now. Additionally, the structure also has a madrasa and a hospice. When travelling, it is best to use a taxi for getting around Istanbul as it’s the most convenient way you would be able to get from one place to the other while enjoying the streets, people, culture, scenery and architecture without the worries of traffic or navigation.
There are so many hotels that offer great sights and also offer tourist packages as well guided tours to various destinations to and from the hotel. The best idea is to consider doing some online research in order to choose the hotel that best fits your budget and your requirements. You do not need to have a 5 star top rated hotel to enjoy or get the best experience. Remember to look for holiday packages at your favorite travel agents in your local vicinity and if that is not an option that you could always look for the best possible options available to you online. Compare the different packages and then choose the one that offers the best bang for your bucks.