Istanbul voted destination of the year

Turkish Airlines
Food & Travel Awards

Press Release Date: 13th September 2012

Istanbul has been voted the Destination of the Year 2012 at the Food and Travel Reader Awards.

Istanbul is now regarded as one of Europe’s top city-break destinations with more than 8 million visitors annually, taking its spot among the world’s 10 most-visited cities.

The beautiful Turkish city, the only city in the world to straddle two continents and this year’s European Capital for Sports, beat out New York, Paris and Hong Kong, amongst others, to claim the top spot.

Istanbul was also recently ranked 4th best destination in Europe and 7th best destination in the world, in the TripAdvisor 2012 Choice Destination Awards.

Experience the wonder of Turkey’s largest city for yourself – Turkish Airlines, Europe’s Best Airline 2012, have just released great new offers from Dublin to Istanbul from only €179pp.

Price includes: Return flights ex. Dublin to Istanbul, all taxes and charges.

This great offer is available for a limited time only so book your flights today and experience one of Europe’s most amazing cities.

Terms and conditions apply. Offer valid until 30th November 2012. Travel between 1st November 2012 – 30th April 2013. Offer not valid between 28th December 2012 – 13th January 2013. Minimum stay 3 nights, maximum stay 1 month.

For more information or to book this offer please visit

Turkish Airlines were voted best airline in Europe 2011, 2012. 
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