Aziz – the Shoe Shiner

23 May ’13

Aziz sits on the top end of Ömer Hayam, every day. He says he has been here since 35 years – in summer and winter.  However, he always smiles when he sees us in the morning and nods his silent greetings.


21 May ’13

Kemal runs the little store, the Bakkal at the corner of our street. He’s been here since 1979.