Istanbul: Photo Tour

Turkish coffee and breakfast at Besitkas street

Turkish coffee and breakfast at Besitkas street

The Egyptian spice market

The Egyptian spice market

Inside one of the many Turkish delight shops....a little girls dream

Inside one of the many Turkish delight shops....a little girls dream

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Outside the massive Hagia Sofia 

Outside the massive Hagia Sofia 

Looking from inside the Hagia Sofia across to the Blue Mosque

Looking from inside the Hagia Sofia across to the Blue Mosque

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Traditional street food called kokoreç - a lamb intestine sandwich

Traditional street food called kokoreç - a lamb intestine sandwich

Tulumba, a type of fried dough soaked in honey

Tulumba, a type of fried dough soaked in honey

Incredible tile work inside the Blue Mosque

Incredible tile work inside the Blue Mosque

Having never been inside a mosque I was interested to see the women's prayer area

Having never been inside a mosque I was interested to see the women's prayer area

Colorful buildings with tile details and moorish influences

Colorful buildings with tile details and moorish influences

Shoes made from old Turkish rugs

Shoes made from old Turkish rugs

Looking from Europe across to Asia from the guest dock at the Dolmabahce Palace

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