From Taksim, a very central point for public tranport, find your way to Beyoglu, Istiklal caddesi.
Today, this is a commercial district, and most embassies and consulates are here. Notice the entrance of Galatasaray Lisesi, one of the first modern schools of Ottoman Empire. Roll up the Istiklal Street, enjoy the architecture of embassy buildings and others. Once upon a time, ladies and gentleman in fine clothes would be hanging out here. Today, all kinds of people walk in the crowd, like a sample of Turkey.
There is a nostalgic tram going up and down the street, to tunel, the second metro of the world. It is a very small one, though. Because I have never used it, I do not know where it end...Read More