There are a Lot of Cats in Istanbul!
I think I've mentioned once or twice that there are a lot of cats in Istanbul. They are quite literally everywhere you turn, and they all seem relatively well-fed (some more than others) and reasonably happy—as happy as a cat can be, anyway. Here's a short gallery of some of our favorites.
Sophie Cat Plays Fetch
Bonus video! One of our favorite cats was Sophie, a portly gray-and-white gal who lives at the empress Zoë hotel. Here's a video of her playing fetch.