While vacationing in Istanbul, The Travel Bug uncovered some fascinating facts about the city. He’s always keen to learn more about his holiday destinations…
- Istanbul is THE ONLY CITY ON EARTH that is in two continents: Asia and Europe. It is split by the Bosphorus River.
- The Bosphorus River froze over in 1954 and people could walk across massive chunks of ice to get to the other side.
- Agatha Christie wrote ‘Murder On The Orient Express’ at the Pera Palas Hotel in the city.
Have you any fascinating facts about Istanbul for The Travel Bug?