Blue Mosque, Istanbul

Blue Mosque or The Sultan Ahmed Mosque is an historic mosque in Istanbul. The mosque is popularly known as the Blue Mosque for the blue tiles adorning the walls of its interior. It was built during the rule of Ahmed I.

The Dolmabahce Palace was the main administrative center of the Ottoman Empire from 1856 to 1922. When you study abroad on CAPA International Education's Istanbul program, you'll learn all about this history of this fascinating country that lies on the border of Europe and Asia. Fun fact about the Dolmabahce Palace: It contains 285 rooms, 46 halls, 6 baths (hamam) and 68 toilets.

Eingangstor von Dolmabahce Palast - Entrance of Dolmabahce Palace, Istanbul

Sultan Ahmed Mosque (Blue Mosque) Istanbul

View from Hagia Sophia to Sultanahmet Camii, Istanbul Hagia Sophia is a former Orthodox patriarchal basilica, later a mosque, and now a museum in Istanbul, Turkey. From the date of its dedication in.

Diyarbakır Fortress and Hevsel Gardens Cultural Landscape, Turkey. Inscription in 2015. Criteria: (iv)

Diyarbakır Fortress and Hevsel Gardens Cultural Landscape, Turkey. Inscription in Criteria: (iv)

"Istanbul in 1878 Photographed by Russians." by Myasoyedov in TheWayWeWere - Album on Imgur

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historicaltimes: “A Russian Soldier Looking Over Istanbul. In 1878 Russian army had almost reached Istanbul ”


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