TIME Magazine Adds Istanbul to List of World’s Greatest Places
Time Magazine has released a list of the world’s greatest places in 2022 in its latest issue. Time Magazine’s World’s Greatest Places list includes 50 extraordinary destinations to explore and İstanbul is one of them.
The list was prepared with the aim of being a guide for those who want to improve their understanding of the world and human connections through travel after challenging times spent fighting against COVID.
As people have gotten better at adapting to the new world, so did the hospitality industry. The adapting ability of the hospitality sector as well as the opportunities offering new and exciting experiences was taken into consideration by Time Magazine while choosing the greatest places in the world.
In light of these conditions, İstanbul is described as “a classic reborn”. The magazine explains why İstanbul is one of the world's greatest places in a brief article as well. The article mentions some of the most famous places in İstanbul that attract thousands of people from all around the world.
The article also introduces some new and restored places to see in İstanbul including the world’s first underground cruise terminal Galataport, İstanbul Modern Museum designed by Pritzker Prize-winning architecture Renzo Piano, and Ataturk Cultural Center. İstanbul Modern Art Museum draws attention as being the city’s first contemporary art museum.
The transformation of İstanbul is depicted as “Turkiye’s most magical city is experiencing a renaissance of its own” and is linked with the country’s rebranding of its name. The article further encourages the audience to take a trip to İstanbul by referring to the rich accommodation options such as waterfront properties in Istanbul.
You can find the remaining advised destinations in the World’s Greatest Places of 2022 list prepared by Time Magazine.