Erenler Çay Bahçesi
This Ottoman-era hamam has been operating since 1475. Its interior isn't as beautiful as those at Çemberlitaş, but services are slightly...
This labyrinthine and chaotic bazaar is the heart of the Old City and has been so for centuries. No visit to İstanbul would be complete...
Dance of Colours
This popular two-part performance features a whirling dervish and Sufi music segment followed by dances from 10 different regions of...
This club in the courtyard of the Koca Sinan Paşa Medrese was formed by the enigmatically named Professional Union of Owners of the...
Our favourite eatery in the Grand Bazaar precinct, tiny Bahar ('Spring') is popular with local shopkeepers and is always full, so arrive...
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Lonely Planet review
Set in the vine-covered courtyard of the Çorlulu Ali Paşa Medrese, this nargile cafe near the Grand Bazaar is a favourite with students from nearby İstanbul University.