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    The magnificent and unique city of Istanbul, cultural and financial hub of Turkey, is historically a very important piece of land. Divided into two by the Bosphorus, a narrow strait linking the Marmara and Black Seas, the city played important role for long centuries as Byzantium and Constantinople, the capital of the Eastern Roman Empire.

    Nowadays Istanbul has a population of nearly 19 million, what makes it one of the biggest metropolis in the world, being also the limit between ...