This museum of Turkish naval history focuses on Ottoman maritime power and the achievements of two great sailors: the 16th-century...
Tomb of Barbarossa
These days it’s fashionable for architects and critics influenced by the less-is-more aesthetic of the Bauhaus masters to sneer at...
Cafes & Bars
It seems as if Vogue has been around for almost as long as the Republic. In fact, this sophisticated bar-restaurant in an office block...
Lonely Planet review
The shops around the fashionable W Istanbul hotel are some of the most glamorous in the city. Among the international labels that are based here is this local business, which sells top-drawer bed linen and bathwares. Come here to source items such as boudoir cushion-covers featuring Ottoman rococo prints – they're certain to wow your guests back home.