Friday, 30 March 2007

A bit of Paris in Istanbul

This stand is located in the area outside the Yeni Cami.

Friday, 16 March 2007

Corn for sale

In the area outside the New Mosque

Saturday, 10 March 2007

Yeni Camii (New Mosque)

New Mosque (left) and Spice Bazaar (right)

New Mosque and Spice Bazaar from Hamdi restaurant

New mosque (foreground), and Süleymaniye mosque on hill behind

Interior of New Mosque, with blue Iznik tiles

Looking out fron the New Mosque

Started in 1597 and completed in 1663. This mosque is very prominent, being located near the waterfront at one end of the Galata Bridge.