Istanbul gay tourist guide

Istanbul is one of the major tourist destinations in Europe. There are lots of interesting places to see and the city has great museums.

Istanbul has got a highly cosmopolitan atmosphere. Around Taksim you will find restaurants on roof tops with an amazing view over the city and great food. There are several gay bars and clubs with great east and west combinations of style and music.

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Where to stay?

The area to stay is Taksim. This is in the western part of Istanbul. Here you find the big shopping street, many trendy restaurants and some gay clubs and bars. The tourists attractions are easily reached by walking or using the public transport system.

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