March 28, 2012
Taksim Square, Istanbul
Photograph by Martin Roemers
This Month in Photo of the Day: National Geographic Magazine Features
By foot, rail, and automobile, people pass through Taksim Square, animating the modern hub of Istanbul. Schemes to restrict the area to foot traffic worry planners who fear the famous crossroads could lose its creative energy.
See more pictures from the December 2011 feature story "The City Solution."
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