ISTANBULS BAZAAR QUARTER
Istanbul teems with history, architecture, and culture. You'll discover them for yourself as you follow these routes through the seldom-explored streets around Istanbul's famous bazaars: The Grand Bazaar and Egyptian Spice Bazaar. Edda Renker Weissenbacher has wandered the bazaar district for decades, amassing a wealth of knowledge about these fascinating back streets. Ann Marie Mershon's photos enhance the authors' detailed descriptions of over 80 enchanting sites along these self-guided walks. Follow one or all four-and become familiar with the city's historical hans, mosques, and bazaars. Prepare to be beguiled by your excursion into ancient Istanbul.