Where is Istanbul?

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Istanbul is located in Turkey. It is the only city that spans two continents (Europe and Asia). Istanbul is one of the greatest cities in the world and as of 2007 has a population in excess of 12 million.

Instanbul is located in southeast Europe, although Turkey (the country in which it is located) is mainly in Asia.

Istanbul includes part of the Bosphorus strait in its urban area. The Bosphorus divides Europe from Asia and by crossing the Bosphorus bridge you can cross from one continent to another. Therefore Istanbul is in both Europe and Asia, the only metropolis in the world to straddle two continents.
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Where is Istanbul located?

Istanbul is on the North-Western Turkey on Marmara Region between Marmara Sea and Black Sea and splitted by Bophorus as Asian and European side.

What is the population of Istanbul?

14,697,164 (2007) . \nWith the latest official results, it is said that Istanbul has 14 million people living in itself. \nIn some cases, some academics argue that the popula

How old is Istanbul?

The city in Turkey dates from ancient times. In the Ottoman Empire, it was called Istanbul by the Turks after it was conquered in 1453, and this is its exclusive modern name

What to do in Istanbul?

You can visit Blue mosque, take a walk along the Bosphorus or go to luxery shpo centers as Istinye Park or Ak Merkez. There are more then 10m people so you may not get bored.

What is there to do in Istanbul?

There are many historical sites to visit including palaces like the Dolmabace and the Topkapi. The Princes Islands make a day's visit. There is the Bazaar, the Beyazit Tower a

What year Istanbul named Istanbul?

1453 is the year that Constantinople was conquered by the Ottomans. There is a large discrepancy over the exact year that the city was named Istanbul. Different historians and

Is Istanbul a state?

No, Istanbul is not a state or a country, it is the biggest city/province of Turkey .