Hagia Sophia

The interior of Hagia Sophia. Hagia Sophia is a former Greek Orthodox patriarchal basilica, later an imperial mosque, and now a museum in Istanbul, Turkey.

Hagia Sophia is gorgeous in person.

The interior of Hagia Sophia. Hagia Sophia is a former Greek Orthodox patriarchal basilica, later an imperial mosque, and now a museum in Istanbul, Turkey.

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

Blue Mosque, Istanbul..... 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 from 1609 to 1616, during the rule of Ahmed I. Its Külliye contains a tomb of the founder, a madrasah and a hospice.

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.

Underground cistern Istanbul-Turkey http://magnificentturkey.com #Istanbul #Turkey #Türkiye

Underground cistern Istanbul-Turkey Basilica Cistern September 2014 The pillars were taken from other sites so are not all the same

Amazing how much Assassin's Creed can teach you about history, and make you love a culture. Would love to visit Istanbul one day.

Constantinople-the capital of the eastern Roman empire; capital of the Byzantine and Ottoman empires, now called Istanbul.

Istanbul, Turkey - Off in the distance beyond the Bosphorus you can see the minarets of the Hagia Sophia and Blue Mosque. http://magnificentturkey.com #Istanbul #Turkey #Türkiye

Jair was an orphan raised on the streets in Cuba. I imagine that his childhood was centered around the slums and dilapidated areas of Cuba;

#Istanbul, #Turkey - April 16, 2004 (NASA). EUROPE is on the left. ASIA is on the right. In the middle is the famous Bosporus.

Istanbul - Bosphorus - "Behold, Moses said to his attendant, I will not give up until I reach the junction of the two seas or (until) I spend years and years in travel.

Galata tower, Istanbul, Turkey An Ninh http://tintuc.vn/an-ninh-hinh-su Ngoi Sao http://tintuc.vn/gioi-sao

Galata tower, Istanbul, Turkey This is one of the places that i would like to travel.

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