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Address: Feneryolu - Kadikoy, Istanbul 34724, Turkey
Phone Number: +90 532 218 0653
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Description: Since my childhood I love to ride and and sample foods from various stalls...
Since my childhood I love to ride and and sample foods from various stalls in the streets of Istanbul. 3 years ago I founded a food and urban life blog of Istanbul, and now I would like to share my discoveries with you!Beyoğlu-Eminonu street food line: We'll travel from Beyoğlu to Karaköy, then Hodjapasha to heart of Eminonu, exploring only the most authentic foods not made for tourists. In between bites, we'll stop at some of my best kept secret shops for clothing,kitchen equipments, spice markets and other authentic wares while we work up our appetites. Recommendations on restaurants, markets, and history will be provided. There will be bits of history and culture. Also along the way we will also be checking out some of the beautiful murals and street art that is often over looked!
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A fascinating introduction to Turkish food and spicing

What a fantastic day spent wandering the markets withTaciser! Her knowledge and enthusiasm for the produce and cuisine of Turkey is second-to-none. Taciser introduced us to lesser... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 1, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

What a fantastic day spent wandering the markets withTaciser! Her knowledge and enthusiasm for the produce and cuisine of Turkey is second-to-none. Taciser introduced us to lesser known ingredients, discussed recipes, answered all of our many questions and gave historical context for the delicious dishes at Ciya. An absolute treat!

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calgary
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Renan Yücel took us on an interesting and informative tour of the Kadikoy market that helped us to understand the history and influences of Turkish food. Although Friday was the festival of Eid al-Fitr, and many places, including the Spice Bazaar, were closed Renan was able to guide us to a number of interesting shops, markets and restaurants. We started... More 

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Redwood City, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Selin's cooking class was one of the highlights of our week in Istanbul. The other family that had signed up cancelled last minute so my husband and I had a private class. Selin met us at the spice market, where she has a spice tasting set up with a wonderful shop. We really enjoyed getting to try all the different... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

We'd been looking forward to this component of our Istanbul trip from day one, which is usually a set up for a disappointment. Not in this case. Selene was a wonderful host, who taught us how to cook a number of fabulous dishes. Her choices were great, not only because they tasted so well, but also because it was easy... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

My husband and I traveled to Turkey in June with our son (age 16) and daughter (age 14). For our first day of touring we decided an introduction to Turkey's cuisine was in order. Turkish Flavours came highly recommended by a friend of ours, and they didn't disappoint. We had a wonderful guide named Ms.Taciser Atvaz that navigated us through... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

We booked Turkish Flavors and loved it from start to finish. They showed us a different side of Istanbul with great food.

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Bronshoej, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

We a very nice day in the home of Selin. Having af very different kind of cooking class than if we had been in a restaurant. We startede the day with a spice tasting which was very interesting and it made it so much more easy to buy the best spices to bring home. The cooking class was very nice... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

A highlight of our visit to,Istanbul. Taciser was a warm friendly and very knowledgable guide. Day spent seeing , tasting, smelling and learning about Turkish foods,spices and cooking tips. Excellent lunch ,lots to try and taste. A most generous experience,highly recommend

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Geelong, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

If you are looking for an incredible journey to delight all your senses then Turkish Flavours is easily the best food tour available in Istanbul. I travelled solo to Istanbul and being a 'foodie', right on top of my list was to take a food tour. I was recommended by a friend to take the Turkish Flavours tour and what... More 

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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

My husband, adult daughter and I recently took Selin Rozanes’ 11 day “Turkish Flavours” tour. What an amazing experience of exploring, tasting, cooking, and meeting never-to-be-forgotten people. Selin is attentive to the details of making this trip all it can be for her guests – the accommodations were not only first-rate in quality, but each was unique in it’s physical... More 

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Address: Feneryolu - Kadikoy, Istanbul 34724, Turkey
Phone Number: +90 532 218 0653
Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul

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