Pix from Istanbul November 2003

Hagia Sophia

Yerebatan Cistern (above) and one of the Medusa Sculptures scavenged to support the roof

A belly dance shop in the spice bazaar


Selecting the perfect loofa in the spice bazaar

The Medersa

Pickle shop

There are ruins to be found everywhere

The spice market (above and below)

A view of the Topkapi from the ferry to Kadikoy

Restored Ottoman houses along the Topkapi walls. Now hotels

This one had it's own little Turkish Bath

slurp! drool!

You will see the remnants of the old city walls along Kennedy Caddesi
as you drive from the airport

Yeni Camii (Mosque)