Ortaköy Mosque on the shores of Bosphorus, Istanbul, Turkey

Finally in shore, already seen one mosque the Ortaköy Mosque on the shores of Bosphorus, Istanbul. It is like a whole new world of excitement.

Istanbul, Turkey:  The Aya Sophia was built at the direction of Emperor Justine in the 6th century and has served as both Greek Orthodox and Roman Catholic Church -- and for nearly 1000 years the largest in the world, until St Peter’s basilica was built. In 1453 the Ottoman Empire conquered Constantinople and renamed it Istanbul and at this point Süleyman the Magnificent transformed the then church into a mosque, added the minarets and changed the name to Aya Sofia.  by MichaelLevy

Hagia Sophia, now known as the Ayasophya Museum, is a former Greek Orthodox patriarchal basilica (church) and later an imperial mosque in Instanbul, Turkey. It is considered one of the greatest and most beautiful buildings in history.

Istanbul, Turkey

Maiden's Tower (Kiz Kulesi) in Istanbul. Located on a small island this tower has legends told and mysteries unsolved around it. Boats depart from the shores of the Bosphorus to the Maiden's Tower.

Haga Sofia - Istanbul, Turkey

Hagia Sophia - Was a Greek orthodox Christian Patriarchal basilica (church), later an imperial mosque, and how a museum (Ayasofya Müzesi) in Istanbul, Turkey.

Istanbul: Dolmabahce palace

My second day in Istanbul was all about sight seeing. But for me the ultimate highlight was visting Dolmabahce Palace.

Istanbul, Turkey

The Bosphorus Strait, Istanbul.truly one of the most beautiful places I have seen. i want to return one day Türkiye

Istambul. Turkey

Istanbul, Turkey - The marble base pedestal of the Egyptian Obelisk of Theodosius Hippodrome Istanbul Turkey

Istanbul-Turkey

Boncuk Meyhane is located at the famous and popular Nevizade Sokak, which is just off the Istiklal Caddesi. Nevizade Sokak is one of the best places in the world for a boisterous evening meal and people-watching. Boncuk is a great choice on this street.

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