Map of Constantinople (1422) by Florentine cartographer Cristoforo Buondelmonte

Constantinople

Map of Constantinople (modern Istanbul), designed in 1422 by Florentine cartographer Cristoforo Buondelmonti; the oldest surviving map of the city, and the only surviving map which predates the Turkish conquest of Constantinople in

Istanbul - The Bosphorus

2014 -- Istanbul, Turkey EUROPE is on the left. ASIA is on the right. In the middle is the famous Bosporus.

Istanbul

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

sectional view of the Hagia Sophia - Istanbul, Turkey - showing how the pendentives and semi-domes support the central dome built 532-37 architects: Anthemios of Tralles, Isidorus of Miletus

sectional view of the Hagia Sophia -hellenic Byzantium and now Istanbul, Turkey - showing how the pendentives and semi-domes support the central dome built architects: Anthemios of Tralles, Isidorus of Miletus

Suleiman Mosque, Istanbul, Turkey

Cruise to Istanbul by a ship may be the single biggest favor you do yourself this year. Book now for a cruise trip and spend some quality time in Turkey

BENJAMIN-CONSTANT (dit) (Paris, 1845 - Paris, 1902), Entrée du sultan Mehmet II à Constantinople le 29 mai 1453, 1876, Huile sur toile, Inv. 2004 1 140. Exposée. Salon rouge. © Toulouse, musée des Augustins – Photo : Bernard Delorme

"Entrée de Mehmed II dans Constantinople" by Jean Joseph Benjamin Constant

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