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

Beylerbeyi Palace, Istanbul

The Beylerbeyi Palace Beylerbeyi meaning "Lord of Lords" is located in the Beylerbeyi neighbourhood of Istanbul, Turkey at the Asian side of the Bosphorus. An Imperial Ottoman summer residence built in the it is now situated immediately north of t


Mount Nemrut-Adiyaman /Turkey Nemrut or Nemrud is a mountain in southeastern Turkey, notable for the summit where a number of large statues are erected around what is assumed to be a royal tomb from the century BC.

Mevlana Konya, Istanbul, Turkey

Mevlâna Museum, Konya, Turkey is the mausoleum of Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi, a Persian Sufi mystic also known as Mevlâna or Rumi.

The Topkapi Palace and the banks of the Golden Horn in the foreground, Istanbul Turkey.

The Topkapi -İstanbul Palace on Sarayburnu or Seraglio Point with a ferry and the banks of the Golden Horn in the foreground, Istanbul Turkey.

The Süleymaniye Mosque, Istanbul, Turkey

The Sleymaniye Mosque in Istanbul, Turkey reigns over the city. It is truly magnificent.

Interior of Mecidiye mosque, Ortakoy district, Istanbul

Ortaköy Mosque, officially the Büyük Mecidiye Camii (Grand Imperial Mosque of Sultan Abdülmecid) in Beşiktaş, Istanbul, Turkey. The current mosque replaced the original and was built


Dancer performing an Anatolian Folk dance while having a rooftop view of Istanbul, TURKEY.

Dolmabahçe Palace Clock Tower, Istanbul, Turkey - Dolmabahçe Palace (Turkish: Dolmabahçe Sarayı) located in the Beşiktaş district of Istanbul, Turkey, on the European coastline of the Bosphorus strait, served as the main administrative center of the Ottoman Empire from 1856 to 1922, apart from a 22-year interval (1887–1909) in which Yıldız Palace was used.

Details of Dolmabahçe Palace "Clock Tower", Istanbul - Turkey