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These Are the Most Beautiful Ferry Rides in the World

Condé Nast Traveler Logo By Sarah Bruning of Condé Nast Traveler | Slide 1 of 9:  The fact that this bicontinental city is split in two might seem inconvenient if you’re exploring it for the first time, but savvy travelers know to hitch a ride on the Sehir Hatlari ferries that shuttle between popular neighborhoods on the European side (Eminonu, Besiktas) and those on the Asian part (Kadikoy, Uskudar). Aim for a sunset journey: As you zip across the Bosphorus, you’ll be able to watch the sun drift below the horizon behind the Boukoleon Palace (Blue Mosque) and Hagia Sophia.

Istanbul’s Sehir Hatlari Ferries

The fact that this bicontinental city is split in two might seem inconvenient if you’re exploring it for the first time, but savvy travelers know to hitch a ride on the Sehir Hatlari ferries that shuttle between popular neighborhoods on the European side (Eminonu, Besiktas) and those on the Asian part (Kadikoy, Uskudar). Aim for a sunset journey: As you zip across the Bosphorus, you’ll be able to watch the sun drift below the horizon behind the Boukoleon Palace (Blue Mosque) and Hagia Sophia.

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