Not much to add, ready made food that is of extremely poor quality - however in a very nice location
About Maiden's Tower
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This is really a cute little island that has a lot of history from the byzantine time till recent. There is a restaurant and a bar in the little tower if you wish to have lunch there. The small boat 🚣 makes regular turns to...More
Having our lunch here by small boat from one of the pier near Dolmabache. At first I thought the food must be so so as the name carried heavy title as tourist place. However 1st course served - soup was very nice and tasty. the...More
i wished i could stay there till sunset or even night till they turned on it's lights, but we had a tight schedule and it was not possible. i honestly envy the locals, one night we were on ferry going back to eminonu from kadikoy,...More
Perhaps it was the journey that made me feel overwhelmed about the visit to Maiden Tower. I saw most others had a great time. But i had mixed feeling about the overall experience.
It's not easy to get there at all (alternatively take a boat cruise which come quite close). Nice views from the tower itself and rather expensive restaurant on site. It worth spending a while reading about history of this place, from the beginning till modern...More
Viewed from the ferry tour up the Bospheros which passes many interesting landmarks and takes you to the point where East meets West.
I was born in Istanbul and still live here for 46 years now but it never occured to me to visit the Maiden's Tower until my sister in law came to visit us and wanted to see it. The tower, located in the middle of...More
Took a small boat from Bakistas for 20L/roundtrip to visit this place. On each floor there's a beautiful painting that tells a part of the story of the tower. The view on top is just amazing, and you can enjoy a lemonade while looking over...More