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- "Shopping" - fashion labels fastened by pins and made to look like a shark from far away
- "Beyrut" - video projection of ...
... to Prayer as they both had the loudspeakers in readiness - Sarah thought they were going to have a 'Call to Prayer - off', but instead the Blue Mosque started with the first verse then stopped and waited for the Hagia Sofia to do their first verse, then continued like this all the way through - each having a turn. It was almost like the two mosques were singing to each other- very special! We also saw security guards on 3 wheeled segways!! So funny when one of them sped over ...
... There was nothing like it before, and there has been nothing like it since. We explored the space as best we could in the crowd that was filling it, lingered as long as we could, and had to move on.
Our "not a tour guide" found us shortly after our exit where Ed made it clear we weren't interested in buying a carpet. We had guessed right because he was no longer interested in being our "not a tour guide". It was a short walk to our next stop, the Hagia ...
... from Turkey to Greece; but there were more Turks relocated than Greeks so entire villages were abandoned. Then in the case of Kayaköy, in 1957 there was an earthquake and, well the photos tell the rest of the story. The gorge climb to Butterfly Valley was interesting. I am happy to report that we (read I) made it down the gorge. There was never any doubt that Gallagher would make it while Pam and Janice sensibly opted to go jewellery shopping. It was not ...
Zeynel told us that this is the first time in ten years that anything like this has ever happened. Yes, people have protested before, but not like this. The little protest in Taksim against the construction of a building on a park has become a multi-city rally against police brutality and for human rights. This led me to understand how diverse ideologies are here - between Muslim sects, Kurds and Turks, conservative and liberal Muslims, pro ...
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