Located on the European side, this is one of the most affluent neighborhoods to live in. Everything from shopping malls to museums, palaces to parks and fine global restaurants to great nightlife can be found here. Given the area's diversity, old mosques, churches and synagogues dot the landscape in between high rises and businesses that make up one of the main finance centers of the city. It is a 40-minute walk from Taksim Square, it is one of the major tourist districts. From Taksim Square, you can proceed to the city center through a bus from Omer hayyam to Muze. It will take you 14 minutes.