ASURE: Pudding fans will be happy in Turke with the spectrum of flavors, like pomegranate, pistachio, rose, saffron, and coconut. The legendary Hafiz Mustafa, a pastry and candy store dating back to 1864, is a one-stop shop for all things pudding.
Safely out of reach of the EU’s sterilising hand, Istanbul is a city of street food peddlers, centuries old yoghurt shops and markets where Pepsi bottles of raw milk sit alongside wild mushrooms and truffles, reports Jennifer Klinec.
Pera Palace. Maybe have high tea here? Kubbeli Saloon-Tea Lounge Taking tea here in the afternoons has long been a tradition among the Istanbul elite. Today, gentle live piano music adds to its magical atmosphere and its high ceilings, corner windows and parquet floor carry forth the hotel's legendary past grandeur. The Kubbeli Saloon is also available for intimate private social events. Every day between 15.00-18.00, classic English afternoon tea is served in Kubbeli Saloon.