Places to Visit in Tahtakale
Rustem Pasa MosqueThis area is home to the Rustem Pasa Mosque , which sits at the heart of Tahtakale (the Wooden Castle), and the neighbourhood here has a maze of market streets that offers visitors a taste of the old Istanbul.
Tahtakale HamamThe Tahtakale Hamam is close to the mosque and dates back to the 15th century; it now houses a lovely café along with a shop selling baskets made in different parts of Turkey .
LocationTahtakale is located in Sirkeci in Fatih .
Getting to TahtakaleYou can take a tram to Eminonu and walk directly across the square beside the Spice Market ( Egyptian Bazaar ) or walk down the hill from Suleymaniye Mosque ; or walk along Mahmutpasa Yokuşu from the Grand Bazaar .
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Turkish Food Recipes
Halloumi Cheese - Hot Meze
Lamb Pilaf with Chickpeas, Raisins & Almonds - Rice & Pasta Dishes
Chestnut Cake - Cakes & Cookies
Tea Time Pastry
Fava Beans in Olive Oil - Legume Courses
Tavuk Gogsu Puding with Kadayif - Dairy Desserts
Garnished Rice - Rice & Pasta Dishes