Istanbul has been in the top 10 of the most visited cities in the world for the past few years, with almost 10 million tourists coming to Istanbul in just half of this year.
The strategic location of the metropolitan city that's split between Asia and Europe is only one of the many things that draw millions of visitors to Istanbul.
Not to mention with Istanbul being the hub of the national carrier Turkish Airlines, which caters to over 300 both domestic and international routes. A lot of tourists sometimes explore the wonderful city for a short time in between their flights during their transit in Istanbul.
I believe there are already enough posts on the internet that talk about the top tourist things to do in Istanbul, and that's why this time I came up with an idea to talk about some alternative activities for popular things to do in Istanbul so you can explore some off-the-beaten-path spots in this huge city!…