Today, when all the excitement in the Turkish capital has remained in the past, Istanbul is ready to welcome tourists. This city is known for its rich history. Beautiful mosques, ancient monuments and palaces attract hipsters, foodies, artists and glamourpuss today.
Historic buildings have been restored and transformed into a fancy boutique hotels, designer shops and trendy cafes in downtown. Nightclubs and restaurants grew directly on the shore of the Bosphorus. Recently, the city is also becoming one of the busiest financial centers of the world.