Doris Salcedo. 1,550 wooden chairs piled high between two buildings in central Istanbul. -wtf?? Why lol

Doris Salcedo, Installation at International Istanbul Biennial, Salcedo's idea was to create a "topography of war"--not tied to a specific historical event, but to war in general. wooden chairs piled high between two buildings in central Istanbul.

French Street, Beyoğlu Istanbul. "Rue Francaise", with tented buildings, street musicians, cafés, bars and art centers... #Turkey (This streets's real name is Cezayir Sokağı (Algeria Street ))

If New York has Chinatown and Little Italy, then Istanbul has "French Street" full with tented buildings, street musicians, cafés, bars and art centers. Photo by Aniarenia

Cold Fountain Street - Things to Do in Istanbul Turkey

Things to Do in Istanbul Turkey - Sunday Spotlight

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 3,000 shops which attract between 250,000 and 400,000 visitors daily.

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.

It is one of the oldest Istanbul hamams dating back to Selim II’s era. The bath section was built by the famous Ottoman architect, Sinan, in 1584. A visit to Çemberlitaş hamam can be one of the best Turkish bathing experiences under the huge dome. Try to plan your visit on a sunny day, so that you can get to lay on the göbektaşı, the large hot central stone, while the sunlight beams stream through the holes of the dome ceiling.

It is one of the oldest Istanbul hamams dating back to Selim II’s era. The bath section was built by the famous Ottoman architect, Sinan, in A visit to Çemberlitaş hamam can be one of the best Turkish bathing experiences under the huge dome.

ELLE DECOR GOES TO ISTANBUL  Merging east and west, mosques and modernism, traditional foods and trendy cocktails, the city delights with all its compelling contrasts

Goes to Istanbul

Check out the latest in design trends as ELLE Decor travels to Istanbul for the latest restaurants, hotels and shops.

Pierre Loti Cafe istanbul

Pierre Loti Cafe in Istanbul, beautiful had some tea & dessert!

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