02 November 2009

New terminal at Sabiha Gokcen airport

Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW), located on the Asian side of Istanbul, opened its new International Terminal complex on 31 October 2009, which will be operation starting from November 9th. It's said that the new terminal will multiply airport’s annual capacity to a 25 million passenger mark, and more international flights will land & depart from this airport.

The new terminal has a hotel, a big food court area and a big duty free shopping area at international standards.

25 September 2009

U2 in Istanbul on September 6th, 2010

Following the success of the 2009 tour, U2 have confirmed that the 360° Tour will continue in 2010.

European fans who missed out this year will have a new opportunity to experience the 360° Tour with stops confirmed in Germany, Denmark, Finland, Russia, Austria, Greece, Turkey, France, Brussels, Spain and Portugal.

The concert in Istanbul will be held on 6th of September 2010 at the Ataturk Olympic Stadium.

24 September 2009

Single rate for taxis

As of September 2009, taxis in Istanbul will adopt a single tariff, dropping the night tariff. From now on all taxis will use a single rate tariff.