Favorite Books for Turkey

Travel Books: Turkey

Just as important as reading guidebooks, is reading a bit of literature and history. Istanbul is an intriguing city, straddling two continents. I thoroughly enjoyed reading these titles. Check out my favorites from my Turkey travel reading!

Mikla Rooftop Bar – Best View in Istanbul

Right across the street from the renowned Pera Palace rises the Marmara Pera Hotel. On the advice of Korhan, our Istanbul on Food guide, we headed for this hotel on our last night in the city. We took the elevator to the top floor and ascended the narrow stairway to the Mikla rooftop bar. What…

Istanbul on Food

A highlight of our time in Istanbul was to be the foodies tour – Twilight in Taksim. We found this tour on TripAdvisor with all 5 star reviews so it was a must-do. We walked down Istiklal Street to Taksim Square where we met Korhan our affable tour guide. He bought us a cup of tea…