Istanbul, the historical Constantinople, is Turkey’s capital and most populous city. The city’s strategic location as a transcontinental Eurasian city has attracted a large number of empires and conquerors to this city in the past. Today, the city serves as one of the top tourist destinations in the world and is regarded as the cultural and historical center of Turkey. The old-world charm of the city, its numerous palaces, mosques, and other historical sites make it a favorite destination for many.

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