Mardin is a city in southeastern Turkey. The capital of Mardin Province, it is known for the Artuqid architecture of its old city, and for its strategic location on a rocky hill near the Tigris River that rises steeply over the flat plains.
Ottoman Skyline The Gelata Tower overlooks the Golden Horn and provides an excellent view of the Fatih Mosque. The Fatih Mosque is an Ottoman imperial mosque located in the Fatih district of Istanbul, Turkey. It is one of the largest examples of Turkis