After the tower, we decided to go to Taksim Square, which I consider a downtown, hip part of Istanbul. It's really more of a rectangle, full of thousands of people, shops, restaurants, and vendors:
At the end of the night, we took the metro back. Some of us raced up the stairs while the locals looked onwards from the escalator:
And Raminder took her 2nd trip on the subway. This is the "Raminder" expression we see so often!
And whew! Sunday pics are done! Now onto Monday.