Rena Effendi is an Azerbaijani photographer who captures human interest stories across the globe for the likes of The New York Times and Monocle magazine.
Kılıç Ali Paşa Hamamı
SpaKemankeş Karamustafa Paşa, Hamam Sk. No:1, 34425 Beyoğlu/İstanbul, Türkiye
RestaurantŞahkulu, Tımarcı Sk. No:3, 34421 Beyoğlu/İstanbul, Türkiye
RestaurantKemankeş Mahallesi, Kemankeş Cd. No:57, 34425 Beyoğlu/İstanbul, Türkiye
Turkish restaurantCaferağa, Güneşli Bahçe Sok, 34710 Kadıköy/İstanbul, Türkiye
"For lunch, go to Çiya Sofrası. It's not really off the beaten track because there was a Chef's Table episode about it, but it's an incredible, affordable restaurant and the chef combines all these village recipes from eastern Anatolia. It's in the middle of a wonderful bazaar on the Asian side."