The conference venue is Military Museum and Cultural Center located at the center of Istanbul.
The address (in Turkish): “Askeri Muze ve Kultur Sitesi Komutanligi Harbiye, Istanbul”. It is located in the quarter called “Harbiye” which is in the neighborhood of Taksim and Nisantasi.
Military Museum and Cultural Center is located in the walking distance to Taksim. The conference venue can be reached in ten minutes’ walking.
ICVES Walking Direction (click to see the map)
The conference venue is on the Cumhuriyet Caddesi (Republic Street) and it is located near the hotels.
ICVES Walking Direction | Zoomed (click to see the map)
For the first day, taking a taxi may be a choice. Taxi will take you the conference venue in less than five minutes and will cost less than 8 TL (which is almost 4 USD, or 3 Euro). To avoid congestion and crowded bus stops, initial point for your short travel may be the Airport’s Shuttle Bus stop point. Airport’s Shuttle stop is located after McDonald’s, Turkish Airlines ticketing office and DHL’s office. In case you take the shuttle from airport on your arrival, you will get out the shuttle bus at this point and walk to your hotel if it is located near to Taksim Square.
Otherwise, please walk in the direction as pointed on the map without turning left or right, following Cumhuriyet Street will take you to the conference venue in a straight-forward manner. At the entrance of the military museum, there will be ICVES’12 flags.
Taksim Square (click to see the map)