The splendid city of Istanbul has many unique and fascinating features. It is the only city in the world reaching across two continents, with its old city in Europe and modern Istanbul situated in Asia, separated by the Bosphorus Strait. It is also unique in having had capital status during two successive empires, Christian Byzantine and Islamic Ottoman, and the legacy from both is visible in the modern city today. Location: Once named as Byzantium, Nova Rome, Constantinople, Konstantinopolis, Asitane, Dersaadet and Istanbul and with views to two of the most magnificent masterpieces of world architecture, Hagia Sophia and the Blue Mosque, BEST NOBEL HOTEL2 offers a unique experience to its guests. It is in the center of the Old City, within walking distance of most of the major sites such as Topkapi Palace, Archaeology Museum, St. Irene Church, Sultanahmet Square, Grand Bazaar, Egyptian Bazaar.