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5. Tea, Grand Bazaar Give in and let the carpet-seller with the best lines lead you into his showroom, then sip small glasses of apple tea while roll upon roll of woven flooring is unfurled before you. Itʼs Istanbulʼs most atmospheric freebie – as long as the salesman isn’t too convincing The Grand Bazaar is open 9am to 7pm Monday to Saturday. Take a tram to Beyazit, Üniversite or Sirkeci. Read more: www.lonelyplanet....
Bosphorus Fish Market, Istanbul, Turkey. With its shores on Marmara, Aegean and Mediterranian Seas, Turkey is geographicly a very fortunate country. The characteristics of these seas vary, which provides a nice diversity. Istanbul adds a plus to this variety with plenty of excellent fish restaurants located by the Bosphorus, offering a splendid view.