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Character by the bucketload

A must-visit old town with heaps of character and charm. Narrow streets and typical architecture of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Paul T
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Mudurnu, Turkey
A travel through time

Although some shops chnaged in their trade content most of them are running their usual business... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Onko_TR
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Istanbul, Turkey
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4 weeks ago
“Character by the bucketload”
4 weeks ago
“A travel through time”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Safranbolu, Turkey
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must-visit old town with heaps of character and charm. Narrow streets and typical architecture of the period/region. Too many souvenir shops for my taste, but thankfully didn't spoil the overall atmosphere.

Thank Paul T
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although some shops chnaged in their trade content most of them are running their usual business like in the old times. The streets, buildings, shops, esp. Arasta take you to a travel in time.

Thank Onko_TR
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

The Eski carsi is the heart of Safranbolu as the city being in the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage List. The Markets and its streets are very well preserved. There are lots of shops and places to see which are very well maintained. The prices are...More

Thank Kamran R
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Reviewed 26 August 2017

if you are in to history you should visit this old place you can enjoy your Turkish coffee with live music .

Thank Shiva M
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Reviewed 1 July 2017

Safranbolu is in the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage List. The old town and the market represent the Ottoman Era features successfully. I am pretty sure that you will like the hand crafts shops, fountains, mosques, restaurants and cafés offering local culinary dishes as well as...More

Thank Ebru A
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Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

Very picturesque with a good number of other attractions nearby. While it is certainly touristic nearly all the the tourists are Turkish themselves (according to some local shopkeepers). This is also the home to lokum, or Turkish delight, and there are amazing variations here that...More

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foxhunt105
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Yes, absulitly.Two weeks ago I visited with my family and baby who is two years age.
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