Zindan or Dungeon Han Istanbul
Cafer Baba TowerOn the side of the han is the rectangular Cafer Baba Tower, which is the only
Ahi Celebi MosqueThe restored 1523 Ahi Celebi Mosque is nearby and was built by a physician who was returning from Mecca. Evilya Çelebi said it was from this mosque, after he had fallen asleep inside, he dreamt that with the blessing of the Prophet Mohammed he would become a great travel writer and thus began his work on the “Seyahatname (Book of Travels)”.
Where the Long Market (Uzunçarşı) Caddesi is, this was once the Makros Embolos (Great Colonnade) and although nothing much remains there today, it was a very important link between the Forum of Constantine ( now Cemberlitas ) and the Golden Horn .
Storks RestaurantFull restoration work has been completed and it now houses the Storks Restaurant and nightclub which offers visitors fantastic views over the Golden Horn.
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Turkish Food Recipes
Kisir - Bulgur Wheat Salad - Rice & Pasta Dishes
Tahini Helva Casserole - Other Desserts
Chicken Meatballs - White Meat Courses
Semolina Halva or Irmik Helvasi - Other Desserts
Aubergine or Egg Plant Salad - Salads
Potato Twister or Rose Borek with Potato - Pastries