The Turks In Turkey

That is Ted. That is not a Turk. But it is in Turkey. Istanbul.
The cliche “east meets west” romanticization is in fact quite accurate, Persian rugs draped across Byzantine era stone rooms that now house Italian cafes.

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Istanbul isn’t all Byzantine churches and ottoman mosques, though there’s plenty of that.

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There’s also classy restaurants on the Bosporus or in Nevizade, modern art museums and hipster bars.

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