The dervishes, mystics dancers

While I recognize that the first time I heard of them was in Istanbul, the…


Corlulu Ali Pasha teashop in Istanbul

Walking along the Divanyolu Cadessistreet in the old town of Istanbul, towards…


Sahaflar Çarşisi, the old Istanbul book market

I already talked in a previous post about the Sahaflar Çarsisi or antique…


Istanbul, crawling across the rooftops of Büyük Valide Han

If anyone doubts that Istanbul is a city in which having the sense of…