Hagia Sofia (now the Aya Sofya Museum) Istanbul, Turkey

*TURKEY ~ Sultanahmet (or Blue) Mosque interior and ceiling, was built in Istanbul (?stanbul), in the present-day Republic of Turkey.

Antalya, Turkey

Landmark of Antalya: Yivli Minaret, het witte huis links voor heb ik heerlijk…

Grand Bazaar, Istanbul

The Grand Bazaar (also know as the "Covered Bazaar") in Istanbul, Turkey, is one of the largest and oldest covered markets in the world, with 61 covered streets and over shops which attract visitors daily.

House of Virgin Mary

House of the Virgin, Ephesus, Turkey. Believed to be the place the Virgin Mary spent her last years. Has a healing fountain. I had a profound experience there.

Blue Mosque (Sultanahmet Mosque)

Architectural delights of the ancient world


Izmir, (Smyrna) Turkey - beautiful, modern town located on the Aegan Sea - a contrast to the nearby ruins of Ephesus - layer upon layer of civilization can be seen!

Dolmabahce Palace, Instanbul

Lovely Sultan Palace in İstanbul.

Prayer Wall Next to The House of Virgin Mary, Turkey

Prayer Wall Next to The House of Virgin Mary, Turkey.regardless of Avery's pessimism, I left a prayer for Nana