Street Scenes: Galata Bridge, Istanbul

Istanbul is a city of bridges, but not all of them were made for crossing. The Galata Bridge, which connects the Old City to hipper districts such as Beyoglu, is destination enough for many fishermen, seafood lovers, and artisans.

Street Scenes: The Grand Bazaar

Love it, hate it, no trip to Istanbul is complete without a jaunt through the Grand Bazaar, a sprawling covered market dating back to the mid 1400s.

Cappadocia from Top to Bottom

The view from Cappadocia, central Turkey’s most visually perplexing destination—hot air balloons, Byzantine cave art, fairy chimneys, and volcanos included.

Street Scenes: Istanbul Tulip Festival

Pictures from the colorful Istanbul Tulip Festival.