34 Istanbul

Anatolian Side, met to the subway

The first metro, which was completed on the Anatolian side of Istanbul, was opened with a ceremony attended by Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. It has a carrying capacity of 1 million 266 thousand passengers per day. [more…]

34 Istanbul

You didn't see it.

We were embarrassed… We had television in every country, we didn't. There was a metro in every big city, we didn't have it. (We did not have “foreign” cigarettes and drinks, it was forbidden to have foreign currency. [more…]