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    At the Grand Baazar Market in Istanbul.

    From Wikipedia:

    The Grand Bazaar (or Covered Bazaar, Turkish: Kapalıçarşı ("Covered Bazaar")) in Istanbul is one of the largest covered markets in the world with more than 58 streets and 4,000 shops, and has between 250,000 and 400,000 visitors daily. It is well known for its jewelry, pottery, spice, and carpet shops. Many of the stalls in the bazaar are grouped by type of goods, with special areas for leather coats, gold jewelry and the like. The bazaar contains two bedestens (domed masonry structures built for storage and safe keeping), the first of which was constructed between 1455 and 1461 by the order of Sultan Mehmed the Conqueror. The bazaar was vastly enlarged in the 16th century, during the reign of Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent, and in 1894 underwent a major restoration following an earthquake.


    Jaclyn Teh .., Stina Baruh, C.Mariani, and 12 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. Tomitheos 72 months ago | reply

      wonderful colored art
      I'm an admin for a group called Flickr's Rainbow Pics, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    2. Jaclyn Teh .. 72 months ago | reply

      Beautiful colour...good to sharing..Jason..

    3. Stina Baruh 72 months ago | reply

      ;))) excellent my friend you take in Kapalıçarşı ?

      We are waiting for you and your photo in our group
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      Join us and enjoy the sharing!
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      Please tag this photo with FlickrLovers when you add it to the pool.

    4. ladigue_99 72 months ago | reply

      Great Shot! Please join us at:
      I Think this is Art !

    5. Naid Melo Moura 72 months ago | reply

      Very beautiful!

    6. C.Mariani 72 months ago | reply

      Beautiful colours !

      You deserve the aeiou - Supreme Charming Prize!

      Your photo is invited to the pool aeiou/[ not a single rule! ]!

    7. Anacani Carrera 72 months ago | reply

      i'd totally buy one in every color.
      : ]

    8. Montse ;-)) [deleted] 72 months ago | reply

      Hola, soy el administrador de un grupo llamado "Los mejores momentos de tu día" y nos encantaría agregar esto al grupo.

    9. Sandra.Durand 70 months ago | reply

      They're absolutely beautiful. Wouldn't mind taking a few home.

    10. coal.photography 68 months ago | reply

      Every time I stop in I am always greeted with some amazing photos... Thank you so much for sharing :)

    11. Criativa Papel Arte 60 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Art & Crafts - Arte & Artesanato, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    12. ::: Miss Yasmeen ::: [deleted] 54 months ago | reply

      Saw your pic on Getty Images featuring flickr photos. Nice! Wish I had taken a similar pic when I was in Turkey....

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