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.

Istiklal Avenue, Istanbul, Turkey

Istiklal Avenue, Istanbul, Turkey.

Istiklal Avenue, Istanbul, Turkey - Check out the Blue Mosque, it is absolutely gorgeous!

Galata Tower, İstanbul, Turkey.

Galata Tower, built by the Genoese in before the Ottoman Conquest . Make sure to walk the district, very striking views of the Bosphorus thru narrow streets.

Sufi whirling,  Konya, Turkey

The dervishes are so beautiful. Konya - whirling dervishes- “We come spinning out of nothingness, scattering stars like dust” ~ Rumi

Istanbul Bosphorus

Amazing Istanbul view from a hill. Waters are the Bosphorus Strait which divides Istanbul into two parts. Luxury houses along the Bosphorus are multi-million dollar mansions with windows overlooking the great Istanbul.

Maiden’s Tower,  Istanbul, Turkey

Kiz Kulesi (Maiden’s Tower) Istanbul, Turkey - Attended a beautiful wedding here