Istanbul is a city we have always dreamt of visiting: the iconic Hagia Shophia, bustiling bazaars, the Bosphorus bounder between Europe and Asia… It even features a Roman-era Hippodrome, and plenty of Hamams (Turkish Baths) where you can get the weight off your feet.
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