In the Sultanahmet district of Istanbul,
just down the street from the Hagia Sophia,
is a delightful little restaurant that I liked so
much I visited it twice during my stay.
It wasn't the menu that attracted me.
It was the lamps, I could see them from
the street and I knew, this had to be the
home of a collector, a kindred spirit.
The place was filled with old mirrors,
old cameras, radios, all kinds of stuff.
And there were great clocks, another one
On my first visit I had the spicy
On my last night in Istanbul I had
to return to have one last taste of
the teeny Turkish ravioli, served over
tomato sauce and topped with a yogurt
sauce and mint ~ delicious!