FC: ISTANBUL AND ATHENS | SUMMER 2013
2: We had dinner and drinks at Leb-i Derya our first night in Istanbul. The twilight views across the Bosphorus into Asia and the evening call to prayer echoing across the city made for a magical experience.
5: The walk across the bridge in the morning offered beautiful views of the old town.
7: The Grand Bazaar felt like a mall, but just outside we found the perfect shopping experience.
8: Sultanahmet Square offers views of the Blue Mosque and the Hagia Sophia
10: The Spice Bazaar
11: BEAUTIFUL COLUMNS
13: HAGIA SOPHIA
14: THE BLUE MOSQUE
15: drinks in Europe, dinner in Asia
17: TOPKAPI PALACE
25: ATOP THE ACROPOLIS AT THE PARTHENON
26: The Acropolis Museum and an ouzo bar
29: A missed bus stop brought us to beautiful Varkiza beach
32: octupus for lunch
34: attempting to beat the heat
37: Early morning at the agora
38: Astir beach
39: Our final night in Athens dinner at 11, with a view of the acropolis