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Istanbul Foodie Walk with Ferry Ride
Book Istanbul food tour for unique culinary experience. Eat your way through the history rich streets of old city and chic neighborhood Kadikoy of Istanbul on Two Continents including 20 minutes ferry ride. Stopping at 10 food stops to sample delicious traditional turkish cuisine like a local. Learn history, food and culture in amazing way. Other things to note Please advise about special dietary needs. If gluten free or vegetarian. Do you eat nuts & seafood?
Local Food, History and Hidden Places
Welcome to Istanbul's highest rated food & walking tour that covers unique delicacies, hidden streets and extraordinary locations in the old part of the city. The day will start in front of epic Spice Market and first experience will be a unique Turkish pide cooked in old oven located in a historical building which was built in 1888. Then it will be time to mingle in the crowds and taste several luscious breakfast treats as well as hand-made pickles in different stores on a colorful street. We will have our scrumptious Turkish delights from a 245 year old shop after having a walk in gorgeous Spice Market. The perfect time for tasting the famous döner is just afterwards. We will visit a little food stall which is in business since 1970! That may be the best döner in town ! Exploring the incomparable Grand Bazaar as real locals do, we will discover the best type of kebabs that are cooked at the moment just for us in the little hidden restaurants inside the bazaar. Turkish coffee is always best after a perfect meal. So next will be the coffee tasting while watching the people walking in the bustling streets of Grand Bazaar. Before heading to the cosy streets along the marvellous Blue Mosque and Hagia Sophia, it's time to indulge ourselves with the famous Turkish dessert; Baklava! If you have any vegetarian/vegan/gluten-free or similar diet, please let us know in advance.
Dervish Experience & Traditional Dinner in a Rooftop
Top Rated Dervish Experience An authentic experience with the locals and you will take a break from the touristic spots. It is our passion to meet with new people and show our local culture. Come and join us! Discover local areas! Watch the Whirling Dervish Performance in a very historic place and have dinner in an authentic/local rooftop with 140 years of history. VEGETARIAN and VEGAN option available, please inform us after reservation. Price includes all the extras mentioned below, you will not have to pay any extras. - Meet in front of Sirkeci Train Gar at 18.35 - Short walk to the Whirling Dervish Show (We will explain Dervish/Sufism background in a detailed way, so you will have the opportunity to know more about it before the performance.) - Watch the amazing Dervish Show and feel the Rumi spirit (performance is around 60 minutes) - Take a private transfer to a local kebab restaurant - Taste the wonderful Turkish food (Unlimited Dinner: you will try soup, 5 different kebabs, meze(tapas), salads, drink) - Finalize the dinner with tea/special coffee and traditional dessert Künefe. - We will split after the dinner 21.30-22.00. We will organise a private car which will drop you to a location close to your hotel. ⭐If you want only Dervish Ticket please send us a message
Photography Session in Istanbul
1st Location is Karaköy. This neighborhood is trendy area of the city. Full with colorful cafeshops and pubs. We’re gonna take a pictures infront of the rainbow umbrellas and drink coffee or tea 2nd Location Galata Bridge. by the bridge we’ll have some photos with Galata Tower at the background and from the other side with Suleymaniye Mosque and Fishermans. 3rd Location is Dolmabahce Palace outdoor
Turkish Food Night and Rooftop Experience
-Enjoy the beautiful Istanbul view at a rooftop. -Try more than 10 different Turkish food in a historic 130 years old LOCAL restaurant. -Make new friends! I am hosting this tour with my cohosts Nazlı and Ebru! We will meet at 18.30 in Sirkeci and I will show you some hidden spots in old Istanbul and we will have tea/coffee in a very nice rooftop with an amazing Istanbul view!!! After having our drink, we will have our private transfer and we will get away from the touristic spot to a restaurant which is almost 130 years old! You will have a chance to eat Turkish kebabs with vegetarian tapas. This is a restaurant for mainly locals. Dinner will be followed by dessert and we will do the closing with Turkish coffee :) You will have a chance to try more than 10 different Turkish food including soup, starter mezes, kebabs, deserts and soft drinks. This is a tour to hang out with locals, experience the local part of Istanbul and last but not least meet with a group of fun people! We will also drop you to a close area to your hotel by our private transfer. Notes: - Vegetarian or gluten free option is available, please send us a message after reservation. (10 types of Turkish style vegeterian mezes) - Please send us a message for private tours.

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Highlights & Hidden Gems of Istanbul
Join us on a fascinating walking tour through the heart of Istanbul! Our expert guide will lead you through the city's rich history and culture as we visit some of the most iconic sites in the city. First, we'll visit the Hippodrome, the ancient chariot racing stadium and center of Byzantine public life. Next, we'll marvel at the stunning Hagia Sophia, a former cathedral and mosque now . And as a special treat, we'll skip the ticket line and go straight into the mysterious Basilica Cistern, an underground water storage system dating back to the 6th century. All of this for just 15 euros? Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to discover the beauty and history of Istanbul at an unbeatable price!
Обзорная прогулка по историческому центру
Приглашаем вас отправиться на увлекательную пешую прогулку по историческому центру Стамбула. Мы познакомимся с разными эпохами города, от Римского периода до Османской Империи. Узнаем как сочетал город культуру разных народов. Заглянем в скрытые от глаз туристов места, где сможем насладиться традиционными напитками (боза - как десерт и яблочным чаем). Наш маршрут начнется с площади СултанАхмет, где мы посетим ипподром и водную систему, по пути к базару мы зайдем в скрытую от глаз туриста кальянную и затем акведук. Посетим самую красивую мечеть Стамбула, а также сделаем остановку и попробуем любимый османский напиток Боза.
Off The Beaten Path of Real Istanbul with Cistern
Discover Istanbul on a full-day tour that travels on foot and public transit to historic landmarks and local cultural hubs. Start by touring the Hippodrome, Cistern and Grand Bazaar, then take a break for Turkish coffee, pastry and hookah (tobacco pipe). Visit the book and paper market Sahaflar Çarşısı, which started in the Byzantine era, then tour Istanbul University. Continue to Suleymaniye Mosque, the Spice Bazaar and the Church of St George before winding through the districts of Fener and Balat — the old Greek and Jewish neighborhoods. Full-day off-the-beaten-path walking tour of Istanbul Experience Istanbul like a local while traveling on foot, and by ferry and bus See top sites including the Hippodrome, Serefiye Cistern, Grand Bazaar, Suleymaniye Mosque, and Spice Bazaar Stop into the Church of St George, located near the Golden Horn Rummage through rare books at Sahaflar Çarşısı, a market on the site of a Byzantine book and paper bazaar Visit the campus of Istanbul University Learn the history of the old Greek and Jewish districts of Fener and Balat. Other things to note Tour does not cover Hagia Sophia or Blue Mosque goes off the beaten path. Grand Bazaar is closed on Sundays.
Mosque & Market Walk Weekly Bazaar-Hopping like a Local
Forget about the Grand Bazaar and the Blue Mosque! Here we go after an authentic local market, hidden in the Old City... Istanbul weekly farmers' markets are much more than you may expect: they are huge, colorful, authentic. Every Istanbulite shops at these markets, because of the cheap and high quality products that make Turkish cuisine(s) among the best in the world Our walk at the discovery of one of the farmers' weekly markets includes tasting, smelling, comparing, hopefully learning ...maybe shopping We will find plenty of seasonal vegetables and fruits, tasty cheeses, olives, spices, pulses (like burguls), shining Bosphorus fish, herbs and teas, homemade jams and sauces: a real gourmet's paradise. Some products are only local, unique maybe strange. The local market is an interesting social environment, that shows traditions, cultural habits, economics and politics as well. We visit also one of the sublime Imperial Mosques that adorn the City as precious jems, magnificent in grandiose architecture and exquisite details. Meeting point change according to the location of the market. Contact me for details
Istanbul photographer / Photo Session in Istanbul with a Pro
Hello and welcome to the city of ‘History’, Istanbul This experience is as unique as me. I will take you to the most beautiful places in Istanbul to take photos of you in my own style. I will be teaching you how to look at the camera naturally while being confident with your self-image.With my help, you can rest assured that your memories will be captured with the utmost care and quality. We will discuss and pick two or three of these neighborhood (Beyoglu, istanbul,Dolmabahçe palace, Sultan Ahmet, Suleymaniye, Karakoy, Balat, Taksim, Ortakoy,Kadikoy) depending on what kind of picture you want! As an avid traveler who's traveled the 38 countries,I enjoy meeting new people from other countries.I've never had a bad experience and always have something to talk about. I could also recommend activities to do after the session according to your tastes or my little İstanbul culinary discover. After an hour together, I would come home to edit the hundreds of photos we took! And in 5 days, I will send you a link to download them. For a one hour session, there are usually around 30 photos. -I recommend booking a photo session in the morning to avoid the crowd. Optional : - Personal Stylist - 4K Travel Film - CAPPADOCIA (text for details)

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Bosphorus Yacht Tour with Wine & Music
Hey guys! If you love, history, nature, photography and meeting interesting travelers from all over the world then this experience is definitely for you. We will cruise the scenic Bosphorus and its beautiful sites. We will see palaces, bridges and learn about the Bosphorus and it's history. We will provide snacks and wine as we enjoy music and conversations. (Bluetooth and wifi available). We will share unique and fun information about the surrounding sites. We will see famous 100 million dollar water front mansions. We will cruise by the famous Ciragan Kampinski Palace, under the Bosphorus bridge and much more! We cruise both the European and Asian coasts before making our way back to docks where we started. Most importantly we create long lasting memories that will forever connect us to Istanbul. Please allow 10 mins for drop off and pick up. Please feel free to Bring anything you like - extra drinks, choice of alcohol, etc. Special requests for private events are available and Private rental is available. Please ask for more details. We are proud and honored to be the top experience hosts in Turkey thanks to you guys. We do it with love and passion. Please note: We work mainly out of Karakoy marina (near Galata bridge) since Bebek marina is logistically challenging. Starting and finishing in the golden horn. AST Travel Agency / TURSAB A-805 is our license.
Istanbul Old City Tour with Highlights
- If the private tour you want to join is not on the date and time you want, I can rearrange the tour for you if you send a message. This is the ultimate tour for first time visitors to Istanbul. We visit the most fascinating sights of historical Istanbul (Sultanahmet area) in this specially curated one day tour that provides the perfect introduction to the old city. Hagia Sophia - The Church of the Divine Wisdom will welcome us at the beginning. Then we'll head to a few historical Ottoman and Byzantine buildings that are much less known and are used today outside of their purpose. We arrive at the monumental entrance of the Grand Bazaar by following the Divan Yolu, known as the "Road to the Imperial Council" in the Ottoman period. This tour takes in Istanbul’s biggest sights and goes beyond them to show you the bustling energy of the city’s coffee houses, bazaars, and traditional workshops. Which sights do we visit on this tour? -Hagia Sophia -Mosque -Basilica Cistern ( excluded - 350TL pp ) -The Hippodrome -Grand Bazaar -Coffee Houses *Lunch is optional and not included Take a journey through the history of one of the world’s greatest cities with a professional guide bringing its secrets to life... ** I’M PROMOTING MY OTHER TOURS IN ISTANBUL ON MY WEBSITE. **BESIDE GET IN TOUCH TO ALL YOUR TRAVELS AROUND CAPPADOCIA, EPHESUS, ANTALYA etc…
Must Do Attractions and Hidden Gems of Old City
CITY WONDERS. HIDDEN GEMS. OTTOMAN. BYZANTINE. BASILICA CISTERN, LEGENDS, STORIES and FOODS Our interactive experience starts at HIPPODROME (1). A nice and fun talks about background and present ancient monuments ( Egyptian Obelisk, Serpent Column and Walled Obelisk). Then walk to an interesting archeological finding (HIDDEN GEM) (2) Walk through ARASTA BAZAAR (3) on our way to BLUE MOSQUE(4). It is an Ottoman architectural beauty with its indoor giant columns, stain glasses, Iznik tiles and beautiful classic dome patterns. Next is another HIDDEN GEM visit (5) Then have a break for tea and coffee (optional). Have some best pictures before walking to HAGIA SOPHIA (6) This is one of its kind temple from God to Humankind in comparison with many others. Get ready see something from Noha's ark and only example in the universe! Next is a kind of time traveling to underground, see BASILICA CISTERN (7) ( Excluded- 350TL PP )! Sample some STREET FOODS (optional) before GRAND BAZAAR (8) visit. We will have an orientation walk together then give tips/recommendations for Grand Bazaar and rest of your trip. PLEASE NOTE: > My co-host will host for bookings between July 7 to 12 July >We do inside visit Hagia Sophia. >Experience ends at Grand Bazaar. It is near by T1 Tram stop. >Grand Bazaar is closed Sundays. So It is replaced with Spice Bazaar.
⭐ Turkish Mosaic Lamp Workshop
Let's the artist within you as we craft a stunning Turkish Mosaic Lamp together, adding the perfect touch to your home decor. ✦ Orientation: Join us for a warm welcome to our workshop! Upon your arrival, we'll dive into an engaging presentation about the history and craftsmanship of Mosaic Lamps. ✦ Hands-on Session: No experience? No problem! We'll provide all the necessary materials and guide you every step of the way. Learn the fascinating technique of placing a geometric template on a glass sphere to create a traditional mosaic design, under the guidance of our skilled instructors. Enjoy drinks, and snacks, and share stories about your travels and artistic inspirations while you work. ✦ Free time: As we wait for your mosaic lamp design to dry, let's take a break and have a refreshing drink together. How about we chat about the beautiful landmarks and secret treasures of Istanbul? ✦ Final Touches: Once your unique design is dry, we will assemble the remaining pieces and ensure everything is ready. ✦ Meeting Points: ⚬ for the European side, Sirkeci Hafiz Mustafa ⚬ for the Asian side, Üsküdar Marmaray Station ✦ Notes: Our workshop kit simplifies the process by including a table lamp and all necessary assembly components. Our host will manage all arrivals and departures for the experience on the Asian side of Istanbul. Reserve your spot now for a truly unique experience!
Turkish Night Show and Dinner Cruise at Istanbul Bosphorus
Your tour will start from your hotel. You will be transfered from your hotel to our boat by our non-smoking and air-conditioned shuttle buses. You will be welcomed by our staff and will be directed to your table. Our staff, escort you to your seat. When you sit your table appetizers will be brought and you will commence your wonderful night with it. And then our smiling waiters will take your order. Main course contains from 5 different options. When the dinner time is over , the show will start. -Reservation is accepted for a minimum of 2 people- PICK UP AND DROP OFF INCLUEDED MAİN COURSE COLD STARTERS ( Traditional Turkish Appetizers ) FRESH SEASON SALAD HOT STARTER ( Cheesy Starter ) ENTREE ( Main Dish with 5 options ) - Grilled Chicken with fried potatoes, rice, grilled tomates and grilled pepper - Grilled Meat Ball with fried potatoes and rice - Grilled Fish with lemon, radish and arugula - Sepcial ''Hasan Pasha'' Meat Ball from Ottoman Cuisine with rice and broccoli - Vegeterian Menu This menu does not include alcoholic beverages, please ask price for alcohol service. Please ask price for Private tables. SHOW PROGRAM -Whirling Dervish -Folk Dance Performance -Turkish Gypsy Dance -Belly Dancer Group Show -Caucasion Dance -Belly Dancer Show -Different types of cultural dances -Professıonal DJ Performance

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Istanbul's Food-tastic Walks
Here is the top-rated&most reviewed food walk on Airbnb Istanbul! You came all the day to Istanbul to indulge yourself in the phenomeal Turkish cuisine yet don't know where to start? Then these short but sharp food walks are all you need! You are going to be taken to several local eateries where many of the tastiest Turkish breakfast delicacies or phenomenal desserts are to be introduced. It’s planned to spend 3-4 hours together exploring multiple local&unique spots in the hunt for the best breakfast/dessert eateries located in some of the most authentic streets of the city. If you book the 11:00-14:00 slot, you are to be taken for a breakfast walk; And if you book the 15:00-19:00 slot, it is the dessert walk you signed in where you are to be out discovering what Istanbul has to offer other than baklavas on the dessert section of its menu. Everything is included in the price and here's just a heads-up: there is going to be a tremendous amount of bites so don't forget to loosen your belt and undo your buttons - You're going to be stuffed like a turkey!
İstanbul Old City Tour
This tour is mainly for the first time visitors of Istanbul. We will visit the significant attractions of historical Istanbul and also you will have chance to see some hidden gems as well to have a better understanding of the city in this carefully tailored one day tour. If you want to take the tour on an another date or time I can arrange it accordingly if you message me. I am a 7 years experienced licenced tour guide as well as a teacher of language. I am here to share great information about my city. Here is list of the places we will visit during our tour 1- GERMAN FOUNTAIN (Our meeting point) 2- ROMAN HIPPODROME 3 - HAGIA SOPHIA MOSQUE (On Fridays only outer visit due to Friday Prayers) 4- BLUE MOSQUE (On Fridays only outer visit due to Friday Prayers) 5- ARASTA BAZAAR 6- TEA BREAK AT A 300 YEARS OLD MADRASAH (MOSLEM SCHOOL) 7- GRAND BAZAAR (Close on Sundays) 8- SPICE BAZAAR 9- If you feel hungry there are some local places where you can have a LUNCH . --Other things to note-- -Certain Dress Code is required for Hagia Sophia; In case of need, a long skirt and scarf are provided at the entrance of Hagia Sophia - Men are required to cover their leg till to below the knee for Hagia Sophia visit. - Lunch is not included to the tour price.
Istanbul Foodie Walk with Ferry Ride
Book Istanbul food tour for unique culinary experience. Eat your way through the history rich streets of old city and chic neighborhood Kadikoy of Istanbul on Two Continents including 20 minutes ferry ride. Stopping at 10 food stops to sample delicious traditional turkish cuisine like a local. Learn history, food and culture in amazing way. Other things to note Please advise about special dietary needs. If gluten free or vegetarian. Do you eat nuts & seafood?
Fly Like a Bird
Firstly I will pick up you from your hotel or the closest point to your hotel between 11:00-14:00 and go to our activity area by car. (Meeting time depends on weather and windy. This time is changeable)We have 2 places to fly. Flight directly depends on windy and weather conditions. In your day we check which one is the best to fly. 1 of this place is near sea side , another one isn't near sea side. Way takes about 1.5 hours to reach paragliding points When we are zone of this activity, you will get education for paragliding about safety from expert and our flight will start. Near landing area, if we are lucky and have time , you can watch sunset :).After them, we will take car to go our meeting point in the morning and say "Good-Bye" each other. This price includes also videos on flight.If you would like to fly except my calendar, you can contact with me :) Please take a day for this activity. Because for flight, we can wait a little bit for windy.
Local Food & Kadıköy and Moda neighborhood in Asian side
I want to share my city with you, you will step into the heart of Istanbul with me. You will gonna see my life a local’s life. You will gonna see almost all kind of Turkish food. I did not include food PRICE because I didn’t want to increase the price, it is your choice to taste and eat. It is better to do it on the first day, it is not possible to taste all of them in one day but you can taste them in the following days. It is not only food, we will talk about politics, culture and my life. You will be able to step into my life. All shops and restaurants accept credit card, you will spend roughly 300-400 TL We will walk a lot, please wear comfortable shoes! Please Come Hungry!

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Tasting Ten Most Delicious Local Food on My Table in My Home
I am inviting you to my home! There is no better way to discover a new culture than to eat with them! We will taste 10 Famous Food that we eat most. ALL AT THE SAME TABLE! ÇİĞ KÖFTE ( Raw Meat Ball ) DOLMA ( Stuffed Grape leaves ) LAHMACUN ( Turkish Pizza ) BÖREK ( Salty pastry ) SUCUK ( Turkish Spicy Sausage ) PİDE ( Pitta Bread ) MANTI ( Turkish Dumpling ) MUSSELS ( Stuffed with Rice ) HÖŞMERİM ( Dessert ) KATMER ( Dessert ) Turkish tea & Turkish Coffee We will eat and taste them together and will talk about local life in Istanbul! You will see my home and you will feel like our friend who is visiting us in Istanbul! I am living in a huge complex, it is next to one of the biggest Shopping Mall in Istanbul. Please come hungry!
Bosphorus Yacht Tour with Unlimited Wine and Music
Seagulls squawking, ocean breeze, the sun setting behind historical buildings the sound of oriental music. Close your eyes, take a breath and open them to the astonishing beauty of the bosphorus. You’ll be joining us to some of the most breathtaking views of Istanbul and experience the bosphorus in the most vast way. We will welcome you on our yacht and show you the most historic and pretty sights along the bosphorus. We will start from Bebek and sail towards the south experiencing firstly the Asian side then the European while passing by the biggest historical, natural and architectural landmarks of Istanbul, including the palaces, mosques and famous seafront houses. We will share with you the history of these landmarks. The environment that we created represent our style, cosy, organic, fun and comfortable. We will serve wine, Turkish coffee or tea while listening to some oriental electronic music in the background. Feel free to connect your own music or bring your own drinks and food. We have blankets and a small heater if needed. Please keep in mind that this is a mixed group tour so you will have the opportunity to meet other travelers. The tour will be 1h instead of 2h if only two people book. You also have the option to book a private tour for only you and your group.
Anatolia culture's cuisines workshop and food styling
Are you ready for a journey to the world of gastronomy? During reservation we together decide on the menu according to your eatting habits... Firstly you choose the base; *meat *poultry *seafood & fish *diet *vegan *vegetarian *sugarfree *glutenfree then decide which cuisine & techniques you prefer to learn *Classic Ottoman Cuisine *Traditional Turkish & Local Cuisine *Middle Eastern Cuisine *Mediterranean Cuisine *Basic Bakery & Cake Techniques We meet in Kadıköy, stroll at the farmers markets, buy fresh ingredients. After shopping in the local markets in Kadıköy we come to our kitchen which is 10 minutes drive from the center of Kadıköy. After a glass of traditional Turkish tea/coffee we start preparing the products according to chosen recepies. I will guide you through this exciting process so then we can do the styling and plating once the dish is ready. Then we will take photos with professional shooting equipment&lights. All the photos from the workshop will be shared with you. Let's the delightful feast start!
Exclusive sunset boat party with live Dj
Guys welcome to the “City Lights” live dj Istanbul sunset twilight boat party. We have been planning this event for years now and it’s time! This will be one of the most unique and exclusive global live dj parties the world has ever seen. We will all meet in bebek marina which is in the beautiful north part of the Bosphorus and board the large boat with a max capacity of 60 people. We will cruise the north European coast as we enjoy the Bosphorus and live music. What makes this event unique is that we will be hosting local Turkish DJs that are up and coming and who have amazing sets and provide unique music insight into the local underground electronic music scene. They will also mix some unique Turkish elements into the electronic sets they play making it culturally unique. The total time on the sea is 4 hours. We will cruise both the Asian and European coasts doing a full circle and ending where we started. This experience is for people who enjoy the local electronic music scene and want to experience a unique Turkish live dj custom music event with the best of the local djs on the unique Bosphorus strait and on a boat! Guests are responsible for brining their own drinks and there will also be a bar for those who prefer to buy - both options are available. For all you music and live dj lovers this is the place and time to host the perfect DJs and feel the magic of Istanbul.
Turkish mezzes cooking class
Turkish cuisine is particularly famous for its wide selection of appetizers and starters, usually accompanied by wine and Turkish rakı; an anise-flavored, similar to ouzo. The variety of Turkish mezzes are quite amazing. This wide variety of mouth watering dishes, which is mostly the heritage of Ottoman cuisine, is the mixture and refinement of Central Asian, Middle Eastern and Balkan cuisines. Therefore it is impossible to fit Turkish cuisine into a short list. When we meet, after a short chat, we start to prepare and cook together some of the leading examples of Turkish appetizers up to the seasonal ingredients. We finish by setting the table and enjoying what we've cooked by eating. If you wonder what we do in kitchen workshops, you can reach my page by typing my name and surname in the search bar on Insta. You may also be interested my daughter Burcu's experiences as follows:

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Modern weaving Class on a loom
Weaving lesson on the loom! In this lesson, we will learn basic weaving techniques and make our own wall decoration. We will be bringing together different techniques and making a design we choose ourselves, with the colors we want. As a result, with basic weaving techniques, you will be able to continue weaving art by yourself with weaving looms that will be provided and with the possibility of purchasing them after the class. Weaving looms, weaving tools and wool are subject to tuition fees, and looms can be purchased as kits after the course if desired.
Discovering Non-Touristic Places
This experience will change the way you viewed Istanbul, as it brought a sense of familiarity and makes you feel like at home. Having breakfast is a great opportunity to start a day in Besiktas, we start our tour with a local breakfast. We will head to our second spot named Ortakoy by walking through one of the best walking ways in Istanbul. On the way to Ortakoy, Ciragan Palace will be shown from outside by telling traditional wedding rituals and learning late Ottoman architecture. At the end of 20 minutes walk, one of the most iconic landscapes of the city will be watched by the view of Bosphorus Bridge, Ortakoy Mosque and Asian Side. Then we get a local bus to the Arnavutkoy neighborhood which is pointed as one of the coolest 40 neighborhoods in the world by Time Out magazine. Walking through the colorful and modern houses by taking Instagrammable photos, feel the atmosphere that you can't find out visiting the tourist sites of Istanbul. At the end of the tour, we take a ferry from Arnavutkoy pier to Besiktas or a taxi. Transportation type can change according to the ending time of the tour. PS: This tour will be guided by licensed guide Cengiz. Transportation and breakfast are not included to the tour price.
Vegan Candle Workshop
In this class, you will learn the basics of luxury candle making using 100% soy wax and cotton wicks. Each guest will leave with a candle, each with a 45 hours burn time and 250gr. You will create a signature fragrance using premium essential and fragrance oils with me :) This is what will happen at your Candle Making Class. • Introduction to candle-making and types of candles • Overview of the different types of wax, wicks, dyes and fragrances. • Giving information about top, middle, base notes and their mixing ratios. . Create a candle with unique fragrance blends and colours. . Decorating your candles with dried flowers, which is the part where your creativity kicks in. . While waiting for your candle to ready, I can show you our different type of candles and how a censer works with the bars you can use in the shop. . It will take approximately 1.5-2 hours to finish your unique and beautiful smelled candle. It will be a pleasure to meet you:) Ps: Hot beverages and snacks will be served.
The Art of Marbling -Ebru- by locals
Firstly, I will explain to you why Ebru (The Turkish art of paper marbling) is on the world cultural heritage list of UNESCO by telling about its history and importance. After that, I will give you brief information about the tools we will use and show you some demonstrations of different Ebru kinds. After seeing the demonstrations, we will focus on seeing different techniques so that you will be able to create traditional or modern patterns with your creativity. When you create your artwork, we will let them dry and discuss the work while having Turkish tea. In addition to discussing the work, I will show and tell you about the Turkish culture as much as possible so that you will have both a Turkish friend and a Marbling Instructor :)
Learn Turkish Cuisine from a Local Mom
Turkish Cuisine, as a worldwide famous cuisine, has various great foods. As a long-time chef, our mother has expertise on almost all Turkish dishes by bringing her own special way of cooking. Although Dolma, İçli Köfte, Çiğ Köfte, Börek, Mezes, homemade Kumpir, Mantı are personally my favorites, she cooks all Turkish meals better than anyone I ever met at family visits or restaurants :) So, I won't hesitate to brag about my mother's cooking since she is my favorite chef and actually all our guests' and friends' whoever visited us at home. Firstly, you will let us know what meal you are interested to learn how to cook. After that, we will do the necessary preparations and have you over at our family home where you will also be able to meet locals and be guests at our home. Once you come to our home, you will feel like you are learning something from old-time friends. While you learn how to cook the food, you will also learn a lot of things about the food such as how it is cooked in different parts of Turkey. So, come be our guests and friends. Come cook and hang out with us. You can also check out reviews about our mothers's food on her other experience page:
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