The periods of Istanbul when Beyoğlu was Pera – and Galata
Galata is the other side of Istanbul, namely the western side, where non-Muslim western traders and entrepreneurs are allowed to own property.
The first metro of the Ottoman Empire, the first station of the world’s 2nd or 3rd Metro line Tunnel is here
Universal Mevlevi sect building among non-Muslims
The first commercial apartments of Istanbul
Galata Tower, one of the symbols of Istanbul, and examples that have survived from the old Pera city walls
The ‘Municipality of ŞİŞHANE’, namely Şeşhanesi or the 6th Department, is the first municipality of this tiny region that has witnessed firsts.
British, Austrian and Italian neighborhoods
Lots of churches and traces of Jewish Heritage
Komondo stairs and Bankalar street