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Grandson was here in 2013 visiting local schools with other teachers, trying to set up exchange programs. He thought the people were very gracious and food very delicious.
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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.

The pride of the Topkapi Palace Museum in Istanbul, and its most valuable single exhibit is the 86-carat pear-shaped Spoonmaker Diamond, also known as the Kasikci. Surrounded by a double-row of 49 Old Mine cut diamonds. Don't miss it's story at http://famousdiamonds.tripod.com/spoonmakersdiamond.html#

The pride of the Topkapi Palace Museum in Istanbul, and its most valuable single exhibit is the pear-shaped Spoonmaker Diamond, also known as the Kasikci. Surrounded by a double-row of 49 Old Mine cut diamonds. Just absolutely stunning!

The Blue Mosque in Istanbul - Turkey..I love Turkey! http://www.travelmagma.com/turkey/things-to-do-in-istanbul

The Blue Mosque in Istanbul - Turkey *Lol, this is not the Blue Mosque. It's Sabanci Merkez Camii in Adana - Turkey.

Экскурсии в Стамбуле. Исмаил Мюфтюоглу www.russkiygidvstambule.com Индивидуальные экскурсии по Стамбулу. Мечеть Султан Сюлеймана, Стамбул

Estambul ** by Uxio Rivas Fish boats & Suleymaniye Mosque night I Eminonu, Istanbul ”

Christ Pantocrator mosaic, Chora Church, Istanbul, Turkey

The Kariye Museum (Church of the Holy Savior in Chora), near the Byzantine city walls - Istanbul, Turkey - fantastic mosaics (circa

Taksim - İstiklal Street- İstanbul Türkiye

Taksim - İstiklal Street- İstanbul Türkiye I've been there.

Topkapi Palace, Istanbul, Turkey. For luxury hotels in Istanbul visit http://mediteranique.com/hotels-turkey/istanbul/

A selection of luxury boutique hotels in Istanbul, Turkey, perfect for a city break. For exceptional discounts book luxury hotels in Istanbul with Mediteranique.

Gobekli Tepe, Turkey - oldest structures known to man ... 12000 years old. Amazing!!

The World's First Temple: Turkey's stone circles were the spiritual center of a nomadic people. This stone depicts vultures flying above a scorpion at Göbekli Tepe, Turkey. Seen in other ancient carvings worldwide.

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