Istiklal Avenue in Taksim, Istanbul (Turkey). Independence Avenue) is one of the most famous avenues in Istanbul, Turkey, visited by nearly 3 million people in a single day over the course of weekends.
Interior view of the Hagia Sophia, showing Islamic elements on the top ofthe main dome, Turkey. The Hagia Sophia originally built as a Christian church by Roman Emperor Justinian I in Constantinople (aka Istanbul).
The ancient Galata Tower is 9 stories high with restaurant on top, and is a must see in Istanbul. Check out our article: Galata Dining: 10 Restaurants in Istanbul’s Trendy Neighbourhood on The Culture Trip: