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Things to Do in Istanbul on a Layover

Things to Do in Istanbul on a Layover Galata Tower If you've got a layover in Istanbul, you may want to see the Galata Tower, which was built in the mid-1300s. The tower once stood as the tallest building in the city and was used as a lighthouse during Byzantine times. However, during the Ottoman era, it became a prison. From its vantage point, you can get panoramic views of Istanbul and ...

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Istanbul Layover – What to Do

Istanbul Layover - What to Do Istanbul Layover - What to Do: While in Istanbul, you may have a layover and are unsure what to do. There are several things you can do during this time. You can either take public transportation or take a free tour.. These tips will help you make the most of your time in the city. Places to Visit in Sultanahmet or Taksim If you're flying into Istanbul, ...

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