Catalonian superstar Sergi Arola heads up the restaurant at the new Raffles Istanbul, Arola.
Grab a kebab, or splash out on contemporary Anatolian cuisine and enjoy minaret-studded views.
There are two sides to every story, with some major cities compelling examples of the maxim.
I'll jump at any chance to visit the intoxicating city that bridges Europe and Asia.
This luxury Istanbul hotel is adding a new chapter of glamour to the Raffles age-old tale.
This luxury five-star hotel is the perfect sanctuary from the frenetic energy of Turkey's big city.
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They've journeyed to all corners of the globe (and back again) this year to hunt out travel's treasures. Now, with 2014 near its end, it's time for Traveller's writers to name their favourite hotels, bars, gadgets, museums, metros and more in this, our first-ever Best Finds special.
Bulging mosques with tall spires poke out from hilly Istanbul, possessing the most beguiling and spectacular waterfronts of anywhere. The only city to fall across two continents, Asia and Europe, this is a fascinating modern and historic metropolis. Gaze in awe at its spectacular Bosphorus, and shop the Grand Bazaar. Sample freshly caught fish from its harbour vendors, and find the famed harem of Topkapi Palace.