Byzantium in ancient times was the first name of the city, then name was Constantinople (after Constantine the Great), nowadays it’s Istanbul – it doesn’t matter how we call it, this million city always stimulates the imagination of tourists. Istanbul was a capital of two big empires: Byzantine Empire and Ottoman empire.
It is located on the two banks of the Bosporus, which splits the city in European and Asian part. Tens of millions of tourists, from all over the world, visit the city every year. They want to visit every museum and cultural attraction of Istanbul, see all ancient ruins and historic landmarks, go into the mosques with beautiful mosaics. Then same day feel the pulse of a big city.
While resting at the Turkish Riviera go by plane to have a one day trip around the most important tourists attractions of Istanbul.