The Blue Mosque in Istanbul

Insider Istanbul Itinerary

İstanbul! In her timeline Pagan upto Byzantanian Then on, Ottoman to the times of modern Years of light She covers a distance Seven temples on hills of seven Brighten! She; the blue belle is the symbol of abundance Cos Everywhere you see the droplets of golden And the Sun reflects all heaven If you beleive her by heart Your destiny will be free to the last.(ENGNYD Lyrics)

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.

Istanbul’s historical mosque is called the Blue Mosque by foreign visitors because of its interior tiles. Construction work began on this masterpiece in 1609 and took seven years to complete. The mosque is such a popular attraction that admission is controlled so as to preserve its sacred atmosphere.

Istanbul’s historical mosque is called the Blue Mosque by foreign visitors because of its interior tiles. Construction work began on this masterpiece in 1609 and took seven years.

Walls of Şakirin Mosque in Istanbul, Turkey. Opened in 2009. Interior Design by Zeynep Fadıllıoğlu, Architecture by Hüsrev Tayla, Calligraphy by Semih İrteş.

Walls of Şakirin Mosque in Istanbul, Turkey. Opened in Interior Design by Zeynep Fadıllıoğlu, Architecture by Hüsrev Tayla, Calligraphy by Semih İrteş.

Mosquée bleue Mosquée à Istanbul, Turquie

I'd love to go middle eastern countries and see all the beautiful Mosques, each one is so different and unique, so magical and peaceful looking. Who needs beaches when there are such beautiful Mosques to see all over the world, MashAllah.

After Eminonu rain / İstanbul

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