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Salacak, more than the Maiden’s Tower

Located on the Asian side of Istanbul, the neighbourhood of Salacak runs along the edge of the Bosphorus from Üsküdar all the way to Harem. Frequented by courting couples and curious tourists drawn by the myth of Kız Kulesi, Leander or … Continue reading

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Istanbul Views – By the water

There are many beautiful Istanbul views but some of the ones I love the most are by the water. Sunday in Ortaköy, 2000 The German designed Haydarpaşa Railway as seen from Kadikoy, May 2011 Drinking tea in Üsküdar, April 2012 … Continue reading

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