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Ipek Baltutan

Ipek Baltutan

Ipek was born in Istanbul; the daughter of a painter, Ipek has loved painting, drawing and photography for her whole life. Ipek studied Spanish linguistics and literature at Istanbul University, and received a scholarship to pursue postgraduate studies in art history at University of Granada. She has traveled extensively in France, Italy, Mexico, and Guatemala, among other places. She loves Turkish home cooking – dishes like manti, meat dumplings, and dolma, rice wrapped in grape leaves.

Recent stories by Ipek Baltutan

February 18, 2016

Two Markets, Two Continents

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Istanbul --
Book now Give as a gift  US $125/adult
  • 2-7 people  Karaköy      ~6.5 hours 9am, 9:30am 
    -> Kadıköy  & 10am (Everyday)
Quick Bite: This full-day route draws from our best-of list in the European side’s Karaköy neighborhood and the Asian side’s Kadıköy, tied together by a Bosphorus crossing. Read more