Café de Bugün
Zübeyde Hanım Museum Ship
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Passport Cafe & Bar
One of the more modern of the many seafront cafes running south from the police station.
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Café de Bugün information
Lonely Planet review
You can watch the ferries come and go through the big window at this fancy cafe in the Bugün (Today) newspaper building. With a long list of coffees, smoothies and wraps, it's good for lunch. An acoustic guitarist plays here on Wednesdays from 8pm.