Social Experiment

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November 16th 2008
Published: November 16th 2008
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I began the day wıth a social experiment. İ decided to cover my haır and wear a long dress ın similar style as muslim women in order to discover if İ would be hasstled less on the streets. İ tried.....but my hair was never designed to exist under a scarf. No matter how many pins that İ used, tiny wisps of hair escaped the blue material. İ had black hose and blue walking shoes and the e... Read Full Entry

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Towards Sophıa museum and palace
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Park and palace
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Towards bridge
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Blue Mosque agaınst sunshıne
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My hotel is back there somewheres

This is the centre for tour buses, horse and carriages, taxıs, eager tour guides

Part of palace structure
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Palace Gate

İ went as far as inside park but didn't pay to tour palace
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Serious guards

Wonder what is so valuable inside? machine guns and guard dogs protect palace
Old and newOld and new
Old and new

Contrast in architecture, this area had very expensive hotels and nearby ruins

The natıonal day was 10th of November

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