Golden İstanbul © Metin Demirel.  (via Facebook - Photography TÜRKİYE)  #turkey #türkiye #istanbul #galatatower #galatakulesi

The construction work began in 1550 and the mosque was finished in (Photo: ip

I've planned to visit Istanbul, Turkey many times but never got it together to get there yet. I will one day before die I hope.

The Galata Tower called Christea Turris by the Genoese is a medieval stone tower in the Galata/Karaköy quarter of Istanbul, Turkey, just to the north of the Golden Horn.