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Taksim Square, Istanbul

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Taksim Square represents the heart of the city. The square acts as a transportation hub, with the central station of the metro network here, connecting important districts in the Turkish capital. The bustling, cosmopolitan Istiklal Street ends at this square. Discover important sites of Turkish culture and heritage, like the Monument of the Republic commemorating the fifth anniversary of Turkey's independence, and Ataturk Cultural Center, where concerts, operas, meetings, and exhibitions take place. Plan to visit Taksim Square during your Istanbul vacation using our convenient Istanbul vacation trip planner.
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  • A place where yu can experience true patriotism , You can see confidence,hope and please on every Turk face whenever they are passing by . Must visit place  more »
  • The heart and soul of the city! Full of life, is full of people at all hours of the day and night, around there are many restaurants, cafes and pastry shops, while in radius 1.00 m many hotels budget and appropriate for groups. Don't leave Town if you don't see it!!!
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  • Find a good spot to sit, either on the grass or any of the benches for some people watching. An old man will come around selling tea, a young boy will sell packets of tissue...all whilst the hustle an...  more »