Did You Know? The Grand Bazaar in Istanbul is one of the largest and oldest covered markets in the world, with 61 covered streets and over shops which attract between and visitors daily. A very interesting and amazing place to shop.
Vefa Bozacisi specializes in boza, a thick, slightly sour drink (popular during the Ottoman Empire) made from fermented millet seed. With a dash of cinnamon and a handful of roasted chickpeas on top, it’s an odd drink you consume with a spoon.
Traditional winter drink boza is made and served in winter to warm your body. ( mildly fermented and millet based, hot milke with cinnamon and sahlep, from crushed orchid tubers; frequently served on ferries)