September 22nd marks the beginning of the 4th Istanbul Design Biennale. Designers, architects, scientists, engineers, chefs, craftspeople, and activists from around the world will descend on Istanbul to tackle the big ideas in the space. For those making the trip to Turkey, however, there is more to see and do outside of the Biennale as well. This historic city has been witness to incredible change over the years. As home to the 8th wonder of the world as well as world-class museums, it has something for everyone. Explore this unique city that bridges Europe and Asia by visiting our favorite Istanbul attractions.