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Istanbul European Side
Located West of the Bosphorus on the European main land is the western half of Istanbul (Avrupa Yakası) . The European side is further divided into the districts of Bosphorus, Galata, Golden Horn, New City, Sultanahmet-Old city, Western suburbs. The cities major International Airport is in the Yesilkoy district of the European side Ataturk International Airport with near by coastal roads passing the Marmara sea along with many large shopping malls and seaside restaurants .
The European side of Istanbul is more populated than the Asian side due to the fact the European side has always been the center of trade, business and industry.With numerous hotels on attraction for business trade and tourism.