Istanbul: Sunset Mosques and Daydream Cafes

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*Like Auckland this piece is adapted from my book Year Amid Winter. My original iSTANBUL piece centred around cafes. I recently checked the weblinks and many appear to have ceased trading (part of the reason I no longer focus on cafes). Most of my photos were lost on an external drive so I’ve had to make do with what I have left. To give an abbreviated version here begins with winter and that means a lot of Turkish tea and/or coffee. Blog also includes affiliate links. TAKSIM The cloud cover…read more