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Romantic Historical Date in Istanbul

Duration: 3 hours
Budget: $50

Discover Istanbul's rich history with a romantic walk through its iconic historical sites, followed by sipping traditional Turkish tea in a quaint café. This low-budget date is perfect for couples who enjoy culture, history, and charming moments.

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  • Start your date by meeting up in a charming local café, iconic and rich in history, just like the city that you are in. You would have already arranged to walk to various historical sites by foot.
  • While walking through both lesser-known and iconic streets of Istanbul, take the time to enjoy one another's company. This private, intimate walk is a great opportunity to deepen your connection, learn more about each other, and etch more memories in, what is considered by officials, a UNESCO heritage city.
  • During the walk, engage in conversations about the history of Istanbul. Make sure to share your insights and capture the little memories, perhaps by taking some photographs along the way.

Preparation steps:

  • Before you start your walk, check the weather and wear comfortable shoes. Remember to bring an extra sweater for your partner in case it gets colder.
  • Research some interesting historical facts about Istanbul that you can share with your partner during your walk. This can create endless conversations.
  • Equip yourself with a good camera or know how to take pictures using your smartphone. You would want to capture some beautiful moments during your walk.

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Some tips:

  • Carry along a map of the historical sites in case you want to deviate from your planned route.
  • Do not rush your walk. Take your time to absorb the atmosphere and bond with your partner.
  • After the walk, spend some time in a local café and sip on some traditional Turkish tea, a perfect ending for a perfect date.

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