Cultural Properties and Values ​​of Istanbul

Cultural Properties and Values ​​of Istanbul

Many people are very curious about the Cultural Properties and values of Istanbul, this beautiful city, which is so-called indescribable, and whose stone and the soil is gold.

The cultural properties and values of Istanbul, the historical works of our city, which is shown as the capital of the world, its geographical location, which is very important due to its connection with the continent of Asia and the continent of Europe, and many such features have succeeded in enchanting many people. To convey to you all the values of this beautiful city, whose historical values include poems and eulogies, will not fit into encyclopedias, documentaries or narratives. We will try to convey the highlights to you as titles. What are the cultural properties and values of Istanbul? Let's see it together.

Features Of Istanbul
Istanbul's features, historical buildings, natural beauty and all its cultural riches have made many people admire it. Unfortunately, we cannot give you all the details of this beautiful city, which is home to many civilizations, civilizations and empires that have a long history. But we will try to give you the clearest and accurate information in the titles.

Information About Istanbul
Information about Istanbul is compiled as a result of the research we have done and the information we have obtained and presented to our esteemed readers. Our city, which has a very old and well-established history, has many characteristics unique to it. There are a total of 39 districts of our province with 34 license plates, 25 of which are on the European side and 14 of which are on the Anatolian side. Let's list these counties that are beautiful and valuable from one.

Districts Of Istanbul
European Side

Arnavutköy, Avcılar, Bağcılar, Bahçelievler, Bakirkoy, Başakşehir, Bayrampasa,
Besiktas, Beylikdüzü, Beyoglu, Büyükçekmece, Çatalca, Eyüpsultan, Esenler,
Esenyurt, Fatih, Gaziosmanpasa, Güngören, Kağıthane, Küçükçekmece, Sariyer
Silivri, Sultangazi, Sisli, Zeytinburnu


Anatolian Side

Adalar, Ataşehir, Beykoz, Çekmeköy, Kartal, Kadıköy, Maltepe, Pendik
Sancaktepe, Sultanbeyli

Population and geographic location of Istanbul
According to the 2020 data, the population of Istanbul is 15.07 million. In addition to this figure, the number of tourists, students and civil servants involved in this figure is approximately 17 million we can say that this figure. When you look at the characteristics of the geographical location of Istanbul, this beautiful province that connects the continent of Europe and Asia is very important in both sea, air and land. The borders of Istanbul are Kocaeli and Tekirdağ. To the North is the Black Sea and to the South is the Sea of Marmara.


Historical and Cultural Properties of Istanbul
The historical and cultural properties of Istanbul are very rich. The main source of this is deep-rooted history. I think it will not be wrong if we examine Istanbul through 4 periods together with the historical outlines. These periods, (1) prehistoric period, (2) Byzantium period, (3)Eastern Roman period, (4) Ottoman period, the present day and the memory of our ancestors in this beautiful city also contains many riches.


Cultural Features of Istanbul
When it comes to the Cultural Features of Istanbul, the first ones that come to mind are Topkapı Palace, Sultanahmet and Süleymaniye Mosques, Basilica Cistern, Grand Bazaar, Egyptian Bazaar, Istiklal Street, Dolmabahçe and Çırağan Palaces, Yıldız-Gülhane - Emirgan Parks, Çamlıca Hill, Prince Islands, Rumeli Fortress, Haliç Piyerloti. , Maiden Tower, Istanbul Strait, Minyaturk, Istanbul Walls, Galata Tower, Sultanahmet Square, Hagia Irene Museum, Eyup Sultan Mosque, Bosphorus Bridges, Bozdoğan Arch and Fener Greek Patriarchate are areas. In addition, it contains many features and richness. So, what are the cultural features of Istanbul? Let's take a look together.


Local Dishes Of Istanbul
The local dishes of Istanbul also show the values of our country. In general, it contains many unique dishes belonging to Turkish culinary culture. We will share some of the legendary local clothes with you.

Ayvalı Stew
Kup Gray
Melon Ice Cream
Tripe Soup
Stuffed Mussels
Easter Doughnut
Fish Kokoreci
Ottoman Chicken Soup
Slaw Salad


Folk Songs Of Istanbul
The folk songs of Istanbul, the poems were written in his name and the many valuable words describing the city are listened to and read with admiration by everyone. We will list some of the songs that stand out by sharing a section of the Telegram dedicated to Istanbul, which is the rarest City in the world.

Come near me and near me
a lot happened to me at a young age because of my ignorance.
Come near me,
a lot happened to me at a young age because of my ignorance
Do Birds Land On The Wire Of The Telegraph?
Fire Becomes Fındıklı
Velvet Pouch
There's Training On The Ships.
Road From Istanbul To Üsküdar
In The Middle Of Sarıyer
Coast of the Kasimpasa
On the edge of my headscarf
Smoke Covered The Narrow Streets
I Became A Soldier, Infantry.
Is the Green Mansion’s lamp on?

Local clothes and Folk Dances of Istanbul
Istanbul's regional clothes and folk dances, so to speak, are a reflection of the promise that there are seventy-two and a half nations in it. This city, which has acquired piecemeal acquisitions from every region, is also talked about with its gentleman, clothing and clothing. In this distinguished province, where we can see all the reflections of Turkish regional clothes, we can also see the folk dances listed below that come to the fore in our country.

Spoon games
Armenian folk dances
Greek folk dances
Belly dance
Caucasian games

Historical sites and Cultural Properties of Istanbul

Istanbul's historical sites and cultural properties are very rich as we have mentioned at every stage of our article. Every year, this city, which has a busy local and foreign tourist flow, has managed to impress everyone. Although we can not give you the whole list, let's list some of the places that come to the fore and suggest you go when you make your way to Istanbul. In addition to this, If you want to look at the places to visit Istanbul as details can be reached from other articles.

Hagia Sophia
The Blue Mosque
Topkapi Palace
Suleymaniye Mosque
Grand Bazaar
Galata Tower
The Basilica Cistern
Dolmabahçe Palace
Eyüp Sultan Mosque
Spice Bazaar



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