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Constantinople Destination Guide

Delve into Constantinople in Turkey!

Constantinople in the region of Istanbul with it's 11,174,257 residents is a city in Turkey - some 219 mi (or 352 km) West of Ankara, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Constantinople in Turkey

Current time in Constantinople is now 05:57 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Istanbul" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: İzmir, Ankara, Bucharest, Varna, Zeytinburnu or Bagcilar. While being here, make sure to check out as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

11°C / 53 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 11°C / 51 °F
Evening Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Night Temperature 14°C / 56 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1029.5 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Thursday, 23rd of November 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 13°C (56 °F)
Night: 13°C (56 °F)
Friday, 24th of November 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 14°C (56 °F)
Night: 8°C (46 °F)
Saturday, 25th of November 2017
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 14°C (56 °F)
Night: 8°C (47 °F)

Videos

My Istanbul Trip Part 1

02:30 min ( July 25, 2008 by ArisKampas)
Views: 9,450 - Rating: 5/5

This video is from my first visit to Istanbul, this July 2008. I hope you enjoy it

Istanbul (Constantinople)

03:06 min ( October 14, 2010 by marapuskas)
Views: 219 - Rating: 5/5

Istanbul (Constantinople) is the largest city in Turkey and 5th largest city proper in the world with a population of 12,8 million, also making it the second largest metropolitan area in Europe by pop...


Bestwestern Hotel Senator

04:03 min ( November 11, 2007 by senatorhotel)
Views: 11,068 - Rating: 5/5

Best Western Senator Hotel considered as one of the best hotel in old city with it's historical look, perfect decoration and comfort.Maximum satisfaction of the customer is our main objective. With th...

Istanbul - City of Dreams

05:14 min ( February 13, 2011 by Defonseca)
Views: 62,952 - Rating: 4.53571/5

Istanbul Turkey


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Constantinople during the next days.

22
Nov
2017

CNR FLORIST - Garden Furniture And Landscaping Fair (CNR)

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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Floriculture, Horticulture Production Technologies & Equipment Industries Fair (cnr)

Beginning: 10:00 am (10:00).
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23
Nov
2017

5th Real Estate Investments, Projects And Financing Fair (cnr)

Beginning: 10:00 am (10:00).
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BIG BANG 2017 | ETKİ

Beginning: 01:00 pm (13:00).
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Dijital Pazarlama - Meetup İstanbul

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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Sosyal Girişimcilik

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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Yazılımcılar İçin Yeni Kariyer Fırsatı: Blockchain Geliştiricisi Olmak

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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Başarısızlık Hikayeleri / 3

Beginning: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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BLOCKCHAIN SUMMIT ISTANBUL

Beginning: 08:30 pm (20:30).
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24
Nov
2017

Fenerbahce Vs Khimki M. - Euroleague Basketball 2017-18

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Interesting facts about this location

Column of Marcian

The Column of Marcian is a Roman honorific column erected in Constantinople by the praefectus urbi Tatianus (450-c.452) and dedicated to the Emperor Marcian (450-57). It is located in the present-day Fatih district of Istanbul. The column is not documented in any late Roman or Byzantine source and its history has to be inferred from its location, style and dedicatory inscription. The column is carved from red-grey Egyptian granite, in two sections.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.01, 28.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:5th-century architecture, Byzantine Latin inscriptions, Fatih, Monumental columns in Istanbul, Roman victory columns

Fatih Mosque, Istanbul

The Fatih Mosque or Conqueror's Mosque in English) is an Ottoman imperial mosque located in the Fatih district of Istanbul, Turkey. It was one of the largest examples of Turkish-Islamic architecture in Istanbul and represented an important stage in the development of classic Turkish architecture. It is named after Fatih Sultan Mehmed, the Ottoman sultan who captured Constantinople in 1453.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.01, 28.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1470s architecture, Architecture in Turkey, Buildings of Mehmed the Conqueror, Domes, Fatih, Mosques in Istanbul, Ottoman architecture, Religious buildings completed in 1767

Istanbul

Istanbul is the largest city in Turkey, constituting the country's economic, cultural, and historical heart. With a population of 13.9 million, the city forms one of the largest urban agglomerations in Europe and is among the largest cities in the world by population within city limits. Istanbul's vast area of 5,343 square kilometers is coterminous with Istanbul Province, of which the city is the administrative capital.

More reading: Istanbul homepage
Located at 41.01, 28.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Ancient Greek cities, Ancient Greek sites in Turkey, Archaeological sites in Turkey, Byzantine Empire, Capitals of caliphates, Capitals of former nations, European Capitals of Culture, European Capitals of Sport, Holy cities, Istanbul, Places illustrated on Turkish banknotes, Populated coastal places in Turkey, Populated places along the Silk Road, Port cities and towns in Turkey, Roman sites in Turkey

Church of the Holy Apostles

The Church of the Holy Apostles, also known as the Imperial Polyándreion (imperial cemetery), was an Eastern Orthodox church in Constantinople, capital of the Eastern Roman Empire. The first structure dates to the 4th century, though future emperors would add to and improve on the space. It was second in size and importance only to the Hagia Sophia among the great churches of the capital.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.01, 28.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:550s architecture, 6th-century church buildings, Buildings of Justinian I, Byzantine sacred architecture, Churches in Istanbul, Demolished churches, Fatih, Former church buildings in Turkey

Istanbul University

Istanbul University is a prominent Turkish university located in Istanbul. The main campus is adjacent to Beyazıt Square, in Fatih.

More reading: Istanbul University homepage
Located at 41.01, 28.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1874 establishments in the Ottoman Empire, Educational institutions established in 1933, Fatih, Istanbul University, Ottoman architecture

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