The Leading Families of Modern Turkey by their Marks on the City’s Heritage, after the very unique and liveliest district of historical Pera as a Center of Westernization through its Urbanization and Architecture…
The walking part would include Greek-Orthodox, Armenian and Catholic Churches on the same Boulevard, the civic architecture of “Belle Epoque” accompanied by the new means of transportation technologies of the late 19th & early 20th centuries. The Levantine neighborhood of Galata will follow them with its famous tower from the 15th century.
A tentative program might be like;
Istanbul Modern/Sadberk Hanım/Sabancı Museums + Galata-Taksim Walking Tour + the Whirling Dervishes Performance