This is a list of large cities closest to IST. A big city usually has a population of at least 200,000 and you can often fly into a major airport. If you need to book a flight, search for the nearest airport to IST. You can also look for cities 4 hours from IST (or 3 hours or 2 hours or 1 hour) or just search in general for all of the cities close to IST.
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