Istanbul Travel After our first meal in Istanbul, we had to try the local Turkish tea and coffee! The Obelisk of Theodosius Detail of the German Fountain in Sultanahmet Square The German Fountain in Sultanahmet square. Friendly cats everywhere! The Hagia Sophia Details of the Hagia Sophia Medusa’s head in the Basilica Cistern. The kitten who temporarily adopted us in the Topkapi Park. Cats!