Ruins on Mount Nemrut, Turkey, burial site of kings, date from the first century B.C.

Mountain of the Gods --Ruins on Mount Nemrut, Turkey, burial site of kings, date from the first century B. These statues were made by the people of the ancient Kingdom of Commagene, located in SE Turkey near the Syrian Border.

Istanbul, TURKEY

Turkey, what a skyline, glorious! It was Istanbul, then Constantinople.

Crusader castle in Bodrum harbor, Turkey/ views are stunning. squared green volcanic stone, marble columns is used for building .

Turkey with all the trimmings: Bodrum’s new upmarket appeal - a

Crusader castle in Bodrum harbor, Turkey. Bodrum Kalesi was built by the Knights Hospitaller starting in 1402 as the Castle of St. Peter or Petronium.

Whirling Dervish, Konya, Turkey. | I saw them in Turkey and, amazingly, at FSU. Mesmerizingly beautiful.

I think it rocks that Sufis have their own call to God!

Awesome view of Blue mosque istanbul turkey

Sultan Ahmed Mosque (Blue Mosque), Istanbul, Turkey - 13 Fascinating Places Spiced Up with Amazing Architecture

Pamukkale Turkey

Pamukkale, Turkey -the beauty of this place is being over run by tourism. If you find yourself in southern Turkey, get to Pamukkale!

Mevlâna Museum in Konya, Turkey

The mausoleum of Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi (qs), a Sufi mystic also known as Mevlâna or Rumi. It was also the dervish lodge (tekke) of the Mevlevi order, better known as the whirling dervishes. Mevlâna died on 17 December Konya, Turkey

I like this illustration of sufi dancer <3

"When Your image dances into my heart How many drunken images seethe along with it! They whirl around Your image, Your moon-like splendor whirling at the center. When an image brushes against You, it returns the sun's rays like a mirror.

Turkey - Istanbul, Bosphorus Bridge

The Bosphorus Bridge, Istanbul, Turkey. The Bosphorus Bridge is one of the two bridges in Istanbul, Turkey, spanning the Bosphorus strait and thus connecting Europe and Asia. It is a gravity anchored suspension bridge with steel pylons and inclined hanger

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