Istanbul is the largest city in Turkey, creating the country’s economic, cultural and historical core. Istanbul is considered to be a continent-wide city, spanning the Bosphorus—one of the world’s busiest waterways—in northwestern Turkey, between the Sea of Marmara and the Black Sea. Its commercial and historical center lies in Europe, while a third of its population lives in Asia. Student will learn how to deal with the political and economic context within which business activities take place in Europe. The interim features a city tour to include the Aga Sofia and Blue Mosques, and a Bosphorus boat cruise.