Restaurants 
in Istanbul
 Location
Old City
Taksim
Bosphorus - Asia
Airport Area
Bosphorus - Europe
Maslak - BizArea
Adalar

 Hotels In Istanbul. Lowest prices on the net.


Discount Hotel Reservation - Hotel Club

 Travel Tips
About Istanbul
Travel Tips Home
Frontier Formalities
Airport Transfer
Daily Life
Istanbul Weather
Money
Communication
Miscellaneous

Make Reservations!
  

Nisantasi

Nisantasi
Nisantasi
Nisantasi is a distict in Istanbul,Sisli,where usually rich people are living at.Center of Nisantasi is the cross road where Vali Konagi street and Tesvikiye streets join,and it includes the parts near to the Vali Konagi street of the districts Mesrutiyet and Tesvikiye,.It is bounded with Macka,Harbiye,Osmanbey and Tesvikiye.

Nisantasi was the place during Ottoman Empire,where sultans were using as a hunting district,and they were placing some stones for shooting.The name of Nisantasi appears like this,Nisan means"shooting by rifle or gun" and Tas means "stone".Sultan Selim III. built the first shooting stone in the district on 1791.Nisantasi became a residance district in the period of sultan Abdulmecit.On the second half of 19th century Nisantasi became popular ,as the sultans moved to Yildiz Palace from Dolmabahce Palace,and as it was near to Pera(Beyoglu).
Nisantasi
Until 1930's Nisantasi was the district of mansions,but in the course of time apartments were built like the nearby districts and mostly rich people prefered to live here.During 1970's Nisantasi became very popular shopping center for well known brands as Istiklal Avenue,in Beyoglu lost its popularity.Still Nisantasi continues its attractiveness with luxurious shops,cafe and restaurants.

Source: http://tr.wikipedia.org

Mosques
Towers
Museums
Beaches
Palaces
Bazaars
Shopping Centers
Churches
Fountains
Districts
Others
General Information About Istanbul
Columns
Bridges
Avenues
Walls
Regions
Transportation
News
Restaurants


Discuss, share and learn about Istanbul
Istanbul Travel Organizer

Use our fully customizable
trip planner to decide
where to go while your
Istanbul stay
Istanbul Map

Discover Istanbul by our interactive map!
Tell a friend about Istanbul Tourist Guide

Tell a friend about this site !
Panoramic Pictures of Istanbul

View Istanbul 360o
as if you're there

Istanbul Photos : Photo Gallery

Istanbul Photo Gallery
Bursa Hotels Directory
Links










Links 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | Istanbul Guide