About this book
are designed to be good to read and easy to use. The book is divided into the following sections and you should be able to ﬁnd whatever you need in one of them.The introductory
is designed to give you a feel for İstanbul, suggesting when to go and what not to miss, and includes a full list of
. Then comes
, for pre-departure information and other practicalities. The
chapters cover each area of İstanbul in depth, giving comprehensive accounts of all the attractions, while the
section gives you the lowdown on accommodation, eating, shopping and more. The
beyond the city
chapters describe excursions further aﬁeld.
ﬁlls you in on history, music, ﬁlm and books, while individual
introduce Ottoman architecture and eating out, and
gives you an extensive menu reader and enough Turkish to get by.The book concludes with all the
, including details of how to send in updates and corrections, and a comprehensive
This ﬁrst edition published July 2009.
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The publishers and authors have done their best to ensure the accuracy and currency of all the information in
The Rough Guide to İstanbul
, however, they can accept no responsibility for any loss, injury or inconvenience sustained by any traveller as a result of information or advice contained in the guide.