Ortaköy is a district of Beşiktaş district on the shores of the Bosphorus. It is famous for its square. Ortaköy Mosque is the symbol of the district.
It is a settlement center that has attracted attention since the Ottoman Period. At the time, the sultans became a summer resort. It crowned its magnificent palaces with its hidden natural treasures.
Throughout history, one period has been discredited by successive fires and one period has come into the eye again. However, he never lost his “charisma”.
Perhaps the throne at the seaside, the most glamorous point of the Bosphorus. The “charisma” we talked about changed only direction and kept up with the age. Shifted from Istanbul “aristocracy” to Istanbul “intelligentsia” …
Today, Çırağan Palace, Kabataş Boys High School, Princess Hotel,
Ortaköy Bazaar located in the mosque-church-synagogue triangle, mobile “entel market” in the bazaar, souvenir shops, cafes, bars and restaurants are alive at all hours of the day.
But a little grumble in the early morning. The movement starts after 10.00 …
February 21, 2020