East meets West in Istanbul

Calling all history and culture buffs! Have you been dreaming of exploring the vibrant city of Istanbul, where East meets West? Buckle up, because Viking Cruises is taking you on a captivating video tour through this legendary metropolis!

Istanbul, known for its unique location straddling two continents, boasts a rich tapestry of history and architectural wonders. In this episode, we’ll be virtually navigating the city, marveling at awe-inspiring structures that stand as testaments to both the Byzantine and Ottoman Empires.

Prepare to be mesmerized by iconic landmarks like the Istanbul Archaeological Museum, housing treasures like the magnificent marble sarcophagus of Alexander the Great. We’ll also journey to the historic Hippodrome, once the center of social and political life in the time of Constantine.

But that’s not all! We’ll get a glimpse of the exquisite Tiled Kiosk, a masterpiece of Ottoman architecture. And no trip to Istanbul would be complete without experiencing the Grand Bazaar, the world’s oldest continuously operating indoor market. Here, with over 3,000 shops, you’ll get a crash course in the art and tradition of Turkish carpets, a cultural treasure passed down through generations.

So, are you ready to embark on this exciting virtual adventure with Viking Cruises? Set sail with us and discover the magic of Istanbul!

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