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The Maiden's Tower in the Bosphorus.
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Bosphorus tour by ferry boat.
Chestnut Vendor, Istanbul
A chestnut vendor on the street in Istanbul.
A ferry on the Golden Horn in Istanbul.
Galata Bridge, Istanbul
Fishermen on the Galata Bridge in Istanbul.
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Historic Streetcar, Istanbul
HIstoric streetcar on Istakal Street in Istanbul.
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Inside Istanbul's Basilica Cistern (6th Century AD).
A fisherman on the shore of the Golden Horn near the Galata Bridge, Istanbul.
Obelisk of Thutmosis III
The Obelisk of Thutmosis III, one of the surviving Hippodrome spina monuments. This obelisk was originally erected in Egypt around 1490 BC, and has been in this spot in Istanbul since 390 AD.
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Egyptian Bazaar, Istanbul
A cat begs for meat off the shawarma inside the Eyptian Bazaar (Spice Market).
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From Cats, Everywhere, CATS! (And a few dogs…)
A cat in Galata, Istanbula.
Cats in the Galata neighborhood, Istanbul.
A cat begs for a snack from tourists in the First Courtyard at Topkapi Palace.
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A man pets one of the many cats outside the Grand Bazaar in Istanbul.
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Cats outside the Grand Bazaar in Istanbul.
A man feeds a larger number of cats outside the Grand Bazzar.
Cats on a wall in Sultanahmet, Istanbul.
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A cat sleeping on a wall in Sultanahmet, Istanbul.
A cat in one of the Sultanahmet sidewalk cafés.
A cat that visited us during our lunch in Sultanahmet.
A cat sleeps against a rug for sale in Sultanahmet.
A cat in a park in Sultanahmet, Istanbul.
Sleepy dogs on a street in Sultanahmet on our first morning in Istanbul.
Baklava, Egyptian Bazaar
Baklava for sale in the Egyptian Bazaar (Spice Market).
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Our ferry enters the Golden Horn as we return to port.
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The Galata Bridge, with its lower level restaurants.
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Floating Restaurants, Istanbul
Floating restaurants at the docks in Eminonu, Istanbul.
The Galata Bridge spanning the Golden Horn, with the Galata Tower in the background. The bridge's lower level is lined with restaurants and shops.
A fisherman and his catch on the Galata Bridge over the Golden Horn.
Walking down the steep hill in Galata to the Galata Bridge and Golden Horn.
The Galata Tower.
A small mosque in Istanbul's Galata neighborhood.
One of the few churches we saw in Istanbul. This one was located on Istakal Street in the Galata neighborhood.