Grosser Basar-Istanbul

You can buy traditional souvenirs from one of the oldest closed markets in the world at the Grand Bazaar in Istanbul.

Istanbul - die Stadt zwischen zwei Kontinenten

Istanbul is the largest city in the Middle East and contains nearly active mosques. This is a list of three of the most amazing mosques in Istanbul.

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.

Blue Mosque - Istanbul

Blue Mosque (Sultanahmet), Istanbul, Islamic Architecture, Iznik tiles It's called the Blue Mosque in the West because if the blue Iznik tiles, You can see some here on the big column.

Istanbul, Turkey

Saint Petersburg Mosque, Russia - Quote:"The walls were made with grey granite and the dome and both minarets (tower) are covered with mosaic ceramics of sky-light-blue colour. Skilled craftsmen from Central Asia took part working on the mosque.

Topkapi Palace, Istanbul, Turkey

This is the Topkapi Palace, in Istanbul, Turkey. This palace dates from before the Ottoman Empire but it was improved by the Ottoman Empire. This palace has some very wonderful are from the Ottoman Empire.

Topkapi Sarayi Palace - Istanbul

Topkapi Sarayi Palace - Istanbul, Turkey From this balcony, the sultan could see merchant ships pass through the straight.

Suleymaniye Mosque - Istanbul, Turkey

Photograph The Süleymaniye mosque by Necat ÇETİN -The Süleymaniye Mosque is an Ottoman imperial mosque located on the Third Hill of Istanbul, Turkey. It is the largest mosque in the city, and one of the best-known sights of Istanbul.

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