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Balat, Istanbul

Balat, Istanbul 6 of 17 Once Istanbul’s old Jewish quarter, Balat has attracted a more diverse range of residents over time. Yet the architecture takes you back to a lost era; it’s easy to spend a few hours wandering, preferably with camera in hand, to capture the dilapidated yellow and pink buildings adorned by billowing red or green curtains, all sparkling against the cerulean sky.

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101 Most Beautiful Places To Visit Before You Die! (Part III)