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Grand Bazar, Istanbul | by blinken
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Grand Bazar, Istanbul

This shop was selling musical instruments. I picked up a Turkish wind instrument (I'm unsure of the name, but it has a double reed, looks like a recorder and makes an awful noise when I play it). I bargained the dude down from 70 lira to 50 lira (about $25), with four reeds. I suspect he was still making a substantial profit margin. Once I'd bought it, I got him to play another instrument and grabbed a photo.

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Taken on July 30, 2011