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This is my last posting on Turkey and also the last night in Istanbul, Turkey. Still walking at the Spice Bazaar and it is getting late evening.

 

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A beautiful night shot of the mosque with the moon at the background.

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For dinner time, we were brought to a restaurant that not only served but but also the Turkish dances and performances.
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Welcome back…

Still walking around the outside of Spice Bazaar.

Saw this shop selling all the cooking utensils…. filled till the brim and even outside the shop.

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A pose for the photo….

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More colourful sight…..

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Very unique stall….

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Join me for my last post on Turkey which is coming next.

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Aside from inside the Spice Bazaar, we also took the chance to walk outside the bazaar along the back alley behind and beside the bazaar … and boy!! there were even more things to see and pictures to shoot.

See for yourself what I have captured…….

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Haha..not sure this man approves of me taking the photo or he was posing for it.

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more spices outside the bazaar

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one of the back alley….

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and there were a lot of people walking there especially the locals. Guess the tourist were all caught up inside the bazaar.

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Locals eating outside a small stall and I believe they were having the famous apple tea.

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Lots of weird and curious things that you can find here.

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More pictures of the Spice Bazaar in Istanbul. It is really a a big place.

Overlooking the Sea or Marmara and also the bridge that connects the Asian and Western part of Turkey.

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Here are some beautiful and colourful shots inside the Spice Bazaar.

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Lots of Sweet Candies or confection to choose from…. and the most famous is the Turkish Delight; is a family of confections based on a gel of starch and sugar.

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spices anyone?

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more spices……

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colourful bowls…

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I did not know that walking on the streets in Istanbul to the Spice Bazaar was really eye opening. Lots of interesting sights.

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A woman in the stall preparing food..

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Colourful shops…..

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Yemi Cami .. a new mosque…

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The spice bazaar…..

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lots of people outside the spice bazaar… locals and also tourist.

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While walking outside Kapalicarsi Grand Bazaar, it was very interesting to see the activities in the near by area.

Headed to the Beyazit Square and saw this lady sitting selling bird food.

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Along the way… there were a lot of shops and hive of activities to be seen.

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Not sure what are these but one thing for sure… they are really colourful? Does anyone know what are these?

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