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Haliç

My favorite person in my favorite city. Advertisements

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Istanbul Streetz: Vol 2

I like this artist’s take on Islamic calligraphy. I also like the Panda. You can find it near the hospital in Galata.  

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Camondo Stairs

This staircase, built by the Camondo Family in the late 19th Century, is one of my favorite landmarks of Galata’s backstreets. Actually, during the Ottoman Empire this was Istanbul’s Wall Street, with all the major banks headquartered here, but with … Continue reading

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