History Of Istanbul
In A Nutshell
The city today known as Istanbul has been the site of human settlement for approximately three thousand years. The settlement was founded by Thracian tribes between the 13th and 11th centuries BC, whose earliest known name is Lygos.
Constantinople then became the capital of the Ottoman Empire.
Anyways, Istanbul Turkey is considered as one of the most historically rich destinations in the world as well as a bustling city. It has one foot in Asia’s door and the other in Europe.
It is also considered as a city of many contrasts; old and new, East and West, traditional and modern it is simply incredible and I’m excited to get started…