A city in European Turkey, built on the site of ancient Byzantium. It is the former capital of the Turkish Empire, known as Constantinople before being captured by the Turks.
In Turkey, formerly Constantinople and Byzantium.
A city in Neo Turkey, where Rain Mikamura is reunited with her college sweetheart Saette Gyuzelle and Domon Kasshu battles the . [Episode 11
the largest city and former capital of Turkey; rebuilt on the site of ancient Byzantium by Constantine I in the fourth century; renamed Constantinople by Constantine who made it the capital of the Byzantine Empire; now the seat of the Eastern Orthodox Church
Turkey (Ataturk International Airport)
"Istanbul (Not Constantinople)" is a swing-style song, written by Jimmy Kennedy and Nat Simon. It is based on the music for "Puttin' on the Ritz", written by Irving Berlin in 1929.
Istanbul (Turkish: Ä°stanbul, Greek: , historically known in English as Constantinople; see other names) is Turkey's most populous city, and its cultural and financial center. The city covers 25 districts of the Istanbul province. It is located at 41Â° N 28Â° E, on the Bosphorus strait, and encompasses the natural harbor known as the Golden Horn (Turkish: HaliÃ§), in the northwest of the country.
Istanbul (Not Constantinople) is an EP released by They Might Be Giants in 1990, which featured their version of the title song. The song "James K. Polk" would later show up in a full-band version on 1996's Factory Showroom.