Taksim Gezi Park events can be considered as a civil resistance.Now, we will summarize for the visitors who haven’t got any information about the events. Gezi Parkı, just around the corner Atatürk Kültür Merkezi. Gezi Park is the only place in the green area to Taksim.
On May 27, 2013 for the project demolished a part of the Gezi Park and in the five well-established trees uprooted.A group of 40-50 people, set up tents in Gezi Park and they slept in the park. The next day, started to increase rapidly the number of response in cutting trees and demolition work stopped. Action with the support of civil society organizations has grown like an avalanche. As a result, government officials supported the decision to protect green areas.
Gezi Park was inspired by a lot of people. Graffiti art and witty placards was a favorite with everyone. Graffiti is also has added an air of İstanbul. Taksim, re-opened to traffic. Returned to the normal course of life. All of these events which took place in Istanbul, Gezi Park refreshed , the forestation efforts took a deep breath. Three Apples as a family look forward to welcoming you to this historic and dynamic cities.
Besiktas is undoubtedly one of the places you should not miss when you come to the Istanbul. Besiktas, within walking distance of Taksim and Ortakoy. Take a walk along the beach when you go to the Besiktas and you can get a flavor of the sea in this county. You will be very happy to sit on the beach, seagulls throw pretzels. You can find according to your taste as well as places where you can shop and dine at Besiktas.
For shopping walk toward the inside of Beşiktaş Bazaar. Beşiktaş Bazaar has, many shops, banks, restaurants in the host. If you want to get gifts for your loved ones, you can visit gift shops in the bazaar. After completing your purchase, you will slowly begin to get hungry. Just order your own delicious meals. If you want to eat on the beach, we recommend that The Sahil Rest Café’s. The café will thrill you, by the sea in the countryside.
If you wanted to eat baked potato craving, Then your address is Ortaköy. Ortakoy, about a 15 minute drive from the Besiktas coastal path. When you arrive Ortaköy with walking along the beach , you will be waiting for a delicious baked potato. Ortaköy is famous for potatoes and waffles. Tour of Istanbul is definitely not complete without tasting this flavors. You can order a waffle, after eating baked potato. When you eating waffles, you’ll be amazed to how to start. Waffles and baked potato portions are quite large at Ortaköy. This foods will appealing to your eyes and your stomach, your energy will increase and be able to resume your tour in Istanbul.
“Istanbul” first come to mind when you hear the word in Kadikoy on the Anatolian side and the European side in Taksim. On the European side, suppose you went to Taksim’deyiz and bus stops; huge, turning in front of a large square. Monument to the War of Independence of the Republic of describing the Taksim square in the middle of the rising. On one side you will not find in any cosmopolitan city, beatiful greens and Gezi Park. And here lies the one hand, Istiklal Caddesi.
Between Taksim Square and the Tunel, walking along Istiklal Caddesi. Both the world of the modern world, as well as shopping centers and the famous brands of expensive shops along the street and come from past to present, Terkos Passage, Atlas Passage, especially gifts, will attract the attention of tourists with souvenirs and a variety of other cheap-and arcades, as well as historic buildings and architecture and also as a meaning for everyone that beautiful street in Istanbul, Istiklal Street.
Most people in the street you hear, private and beautiful places in the mind first notables Yemek Kulübü still a special place in the history and cuisine, Ara Güler’s Ara Cafe, J’adore, the Beatles, or Tram Café Latarne pleasant and as enjoyable places to be recommended.
Within the framework of Taksim travels a little more, you will not want to go to a street already enter the Cezayir Çıkmazı (Cezayir Çıkmazı’s other street name is French Street). This street lined with cafes, cafes down the stairs in a state of visual quality and taste of the open space more peaceful compared to a dead end.
When you go to the İstanbul, you should visit art galleries. You will find yourself in front of a table while following the footsteps of contemporary art. Stay in Three Apples Taksim Residence and visit the art galleries on Istiklal Street. Istiklal Caddesi is home to a large number the gallery. First, stop by Salt Beyoğlu, and visit the current exhibition at number 136th. Salt established a new exhibition average every 1.5 months, Each new show, which is in great demand Salt’s entries free of charge.
Come out with Salt and stop at Arter than see inspiring art works. Arter is five-storey building that is fourth floor used for exhibition space. Lift 4 floor and start to exhibition. Arter hasn’t got an entry fee.
After Arter we invite you to Pera Museum. Pera Museum opened in 2005, several film screenings and talks, panels, and organizing exhibitions. Pera Museum has an extensive collection. Pera Museum also closely follows the artistic developments also in abroad, you will save a completely different perspective. Pera Museum, which occupies a historic building at Tepabaşı has a cafeteria where you can relax and drink a coffee.
After the Pera Museum now destination is in Mısır Apartment! Mısır Apartment building is a historic building.Building built by Hosvep Aznavuryan. The building is located in Galeri Nev. Surveys conducted in 2011, Gallery Nev selected the best gallery.
Considered as the second capital of Istanbul, Turkey, in each district contains a unique beauty. If you have not come to Istanbul before, seeing the city has a population of 17 million is too late. But do not worry, Istanbul is always open for you . At any time, You can press the foot in district of this historic point. Before you begin a ride to Istanbul, you will surely create a trip plan. With this plan the trip will be hiked without forgetting any of the places to visit. Three Apples Taksim Suite accommodations, access may be comfortable anywhere. If you want to go down to the beach from Taksim- Karakoy you can use the world’s second oldest subway and get off at Tunnel Metro.Karakoy Beyoglu famous with hans,banks and business, Karaköy is the one of the oldest and most famous commercial centers. Galata Bridge bonds the Karaköy to Eminönü. Güllüoğlu Karakoy is famous with baklava and the bride pack. Don’t forget to eat. Karakoy Gulluoglu will enchant you with delicious flavor desserts.
Do not forgo the Istanbul Modern Art Museum while you’re in Karaköy. Istanbul Modern Art Museum is located between Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University and Tophane-i Amire. Istanbul Modern’s exhibition will be good for you,it has also a café to relax. Istanbul Modern hosts the Biennial, the museum is a must-see precious.
Another structure that must be visited in Karaköy is Tophane-i Amire building. During the Ottoman Empire were used as cannon casting furnace. While visiting the exhibition you will feel like living in the time of the Ottoman Empire.
We can talk about who want to make the trip on historic sites of Istanbul’s. Suriçi is the other name of the historical peninsula. The Golden Horn, the Bosphorus and the Marmara Sea, surrounded by the historical peninsula of Istanbul, the first call is established and developed the area. The peninsul’s western border of the Byzantine city walls can be seen. There are two reasons why this area is called the historical peninsula. The first reason is due to the fact that Istanbul’s oldest settlements. The second reason is due in its having many historical artifacts in. The Hagia Sophia Museum, Çemberlitas Bath, Sultanahmet Square, is located in In the historical peninsula.
Hagia Sophia, patriarch the cathedral is a basilica was built in the Byzantine period, with the conquest of Istanbul in 1453 turned into a mosque by the Ottoman Empire. The building is called the “sofia” , Greek word “wisdom” means. “Hagia Sophia” and “holy wisdom” means. This structure is accepted a masterpiece in the history of art because of managing to stand for 15 centuries. Hagia Sophia, the oldest cathedral in the world at the same the world’s fastest (5 years)built in the cathedral. It was a mosque and is now used as a museum Hagia Sophia, has welcomed its first visitors as a museum on 1 February 1935.
You can witness the history by visiting the Hagia Sophia Museum. You will admire the architecture of this museum and you can visit at 09:00 between the hours of 17:00. The entrance fee is 25 Turkish Liras. Museum is also very convenient transportation.You can access the Hagia Sophia Museum by Eminonu tram line. If you are coming from out of town to İstanbul, you sholud keep a map of Istanbul with you.
We will recommend a few park for who like green space. Living in Istanbul, with a fast pace lifestyle that they want to make the most of the days. Without a doubt the best way to cleanse ourselves from the stress of business, in the countryside march. If we take a look at the green areas in Istanbul, Gülhane Park will be the first one.
Gulhane Park is a park in Istanbul’s Fatih district. The total area of this park is 163 acres. This park is forested with a little more with each passing day since the Ottoman period. Tea gardens in the park is ideal for those who want a cool drink in the summer. It can also easily show around your pets in the park. When we talk about Gülhane Park, we should remember Turkish singer Cem Karaca. Cem Karaca’s -we all loved- song he said: “I am a walnut tree at Gülhane Park, aware of this neither you nor the police .” Gulhane park is the number one that who need green space.
Expect Gulhane Park, Taksim Square opposite the Gezi Park offers the possibility of getting fresh air in the countryside. Gezi Park has two different tea garden in. After shopping at the Istiklal Street, this park is so listenable.Gezi Park’s location is quite central.
Except Gezi Park, Macha Park Macka Park will give you peace of mind. There are 2 cafés in Macka Park. Sip your coffee against the throat in the park. Enjoy the beautiful weather with Macka park. If you wish, you can go on a picnic with your loved ones at Macka Park, the location of the remains in Sisli and Besiktas. Your mind and your spirit will refresh at parks. Parks are awaiting your visit in Istanbul.
The last few years, the value of custom designs and rare handmade products is growing steadily. Uniformity of everything around us, directing people to seek differences. Kadikoy, Nisantasi, Taksim quaint little shops selling various districts began to appear gradually even design products.Some of these shops focused on their designs, while others excited about the many people who are looking for the designer at the same point in a medium prepared by combining difference. People started to open design workshops by designers as you wonder.Now we will talk about on the way down to the Galata Tower is located in the street in Wonderland Timarci shop. Founded in 2010 by Bülent Sarı garment in this tiny shop jewelery, toys, accessories, notebook bag that concentrates in so many products that you can not predict.Inside, the beautiful and fun products as well as close to 50 designers, design products of various brands is imported from abroad. Designers entering and communicate with each other, as well as have the chance of spreading across the world thanks to the tourists. Demand does not see the products in the shop for 2 months, returned and known chance for new designers.
When you want to get anything unusual gift, but you do not know what to get, this shop is for you. From the moment you step inside, entering another world. Making little surprises to customers and sometimes even hiding discount coupons to various parts of Taksim. This is not just a shopping area, where you can spend a pleasant time, it is always met with tea coffee and a place to fill your insides with joy.
Taksim usual trip and completed, will excite you are looking for something different, we recommend you to try the journey in Wonderland shop.Do not worry if you live outside of Istanbul, a short while ago it started to be available over the internet. Father’s Day in particular have remained so little time, we believe it will offer you a good alternative.