1200 minutes in Istanbul

IMGP8599“If one had but a single glance to give the world,                       one should gaze on Istanbul.”

         — Alphonse de Lamartine

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Tea delivery & the Grand Bazaar:IMGP8651 IMGP8654IMGP8647 IMGP8646 IMGP8642 IMGP8640IMGP8624

Turkish coffee with wonderful company:IMGP8639 IMGP8635 IMGP8634IMGP8626

IMGP8633 IMGP8629 IMGP8612I wish I had more to report, but with jet-lag during this 20 hour stopover, it should suffice to say that it was just not nearly enough time.

All photos are by me, Elizabeth Birnbaum. All subject to creative commons licensing. Thank you!
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One thought on “1200 minutes in Istanbul

  1. Oh, the sweets look so amazing. Istanbul is so rich in culture, 1200 minutes seem to be way too few to explore the whole city. Anyway thanks for sharing the lovely pictures!

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