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Turkish delight: A sweet tour of Istanbul

Turkish delight: A sweet tour of Istanbul

Where to find inventive, decadent and eccentric desserts dating back to the Ottoman Empire
Istanbul's sea of commuters

Istanbul's sea of commuters

Landmark commuter ferries have been running on the Bosphorus for 175 years
Gulet-cruising: Wood's the way when sailing the Turkish coast
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Gulet-cruising: Wood's the way when sailing the Turkish coast

Turkey's traditional wooden sailing boats are the best way to see the country's remote areas
How to drink raki: A crash course in Turkey’s signature drink
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How to drink raki: A crash course in Turkey’s signature drink

The mesmerizing, aniseed-scented concoction heals the heart and soothes the mind, say its (many) fans
5 of the world's best kebab joints
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5 of the world's best kebab joints

Sorry. That little doner kebab place you hit on the way home from the pub didn't make the list
Airline defends bright lipstick ban
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Airline defends bright lipstick ban

Turkish Airlines says pastels are the way to go. Some aren't happy with the beauty advice
Best restaurants in Istanbul: Rejuvenated food city
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Best restaurants in Istanbul: Rejuvenated food city

When you need a slow meal beside a river, few cities offer better
8 best Istanbul hotels
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8 best Istanbul hotels

The right hotel can make or break your Istanbul trip. Here's how to be a made man (or woman)
Turkey's best kebab restaurants
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Turkey's best kebab restaurants

Because there are two types of meat in this world -- Turkish kebabs and everything else
Beyond Istanbul: Turkey's lesser known hideaways
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Beyond Istanbul: Turkey's lesser known hideaways

From sedate village areas to coastal havens, these four off-the-path spots provide a big, lazy dollop of calm and intrigue
Istanbul nightlife: Where to get your drink on
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Istanbul nightlife: Where to get your drink on

Turkey's largest city has a scene as vibrant as any in Europe, Asia or North America. Here's how to find the best of it
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