Guest post for D Travels ‘Round republished by Lonely Planet online.
“As the sun sets in an amber haze over the horizon of lego-like buildings and mosque minarets, Istanbul transforms into a glowing mesh under the night sky. From one of the many rooftop terraces across the city, you can admire the sparkling beauty of Istanbul’s lights as they reflect off the mighty intercontinental Bosphorus Straight. You can ponder how many millions of people are staring at the same starry view from terrace tops and how many people are wandering the neon-lit streets below…”
Words and image by Nic Freeman.