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Handling Haggling in the Bazaar

If you’re going to Istanbul to shop, you’ll no doubt be doing a good amount of that shopping in the Grand Bazaar, where finding and haggling for items can be not only frustrating, but mentally and physically exhausting.  The good … Continue reading

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Photo | 3.17.11 | Istanbul’s Grand Bazzar

Istanbul, Turkey Walking through the aisles of the Grand Bazzar, turning through a labrynth of sparkling ceramic and glass, passing scarves, carpets, and evil eyes, it’s easy to lose one’s self.  Once you’re ready to leave this worldly good lovers … Continue reading

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Double Knot

A city whose history continues to feed it today, Istanbul’s attractions bring swarms of tourists to Sultanahmet each year, pollinating it with wealth.  I fell in love with its buzzing energy almost immediately; a vibration that made me want more.  … Continue reading

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