With its millennia of history, Istanbul won’t run out of things to surprise, educate, and fascinate.

Istanbul is surprisingly one of the most child-friendly cities for a family holiday. Here we chart the best activities for children of all ages.

Renowned the world over for their robust flavour, Turkish tea and coffee is as much a daily ritual as it is a delicacy.

What you need to know about Istanbul before you go...

Glamorous boutique hotel set in vibrant Beşiktaş.

Top design hotel located in Nışantaşi neighbourhood.

Boutique hotel with sought after rooftop bar.

Top end stylish retreat in the city's Levent district.

Spectacular views and stylish Autoban-designed interiors.

Stylish pied-a-terre in the city centre.