Hagia Sophia (Ayasofya) - İstanbul (or as I like to call it, Constantinople)

Hagia Sophia - Was a Greek orthodox Christian Patriarchal basilica (church), later an imperial mosque, and how a museum (Ayasofya Müzesi) in Istanbul, Turkey.

Hagia Sophia - Istanbul, Turkey

Interior view of the Hagia Sophia, showing Islamic elements on the top ofthe main dome, Turkey. The Hagia Sophia originally built as a Christian church by Roman Emperor Justinian I in Constantinople (aka Istanbul).


Mardin, a city in southeastern Turkey located on a rocky hill near the Tigris River that rises steeply over the flat plain

The absolute last stop on the Orient Express. The Pera Palace Hotel in Istanbul 1892, guests included but not limited to: Mata Hari & Agatha Christie stayed. Magnificently restore with an overlook view of the Golden Horn. http://www.perapalace.com/

One of the oldest hotels in Istanbul - Pera Palas hotel where folks like Mata Hari and Agatha Christie stayed.

Hagia Sophia . İstanbul, Turkey

Hagia Sophia, Constantinople (Istanbull) - Turkey not on the itinerant but i WILL be stopping

Hagia Sophia , Istanbul  David Hurley

whitenoten: Hagia Sophia , Istanbul - by: { David Hurley} (Daily Visual Overdose)

Istanbul: Hagia Sophia

The Church of the Holy Wisdom - Hagia Sophia - Constantinople, Byzantine Empire - up until it was the largest cathedral in the world

The Theotokos from the Deesis. Views of Hagia Sophia

Here's a collection of huge zoomify images of Hagia Sophia and other Byzantine Maonuments in Istanbul