Ortakoy Mosque, Istanbul Turkey Beautiful architecture and colors.
Mihrab in mosque at Isfahan century tile mosaic Mihrab century tilework century Th.
The wisteria-covered Empress Zoe, which sits nearly in the shadow of mosque-turned-museum Hagia Sophia. Photo courtesy of Empress Zoe
The interior of Hagia Sophia. Hagia Sophia is a former Greek Orthodox patriarchal basilica, later an imperial mosque, and now a museum in Istanbul, Turkey.
All things Europe, Hagia Sophia, Istanbul (by David Hurley)
Saint Petersburg Mosque, Russia - Quote:"The walls were made with grey granite and the dome and both minarets (tower) are covered with mosaic ceramics of sky-light-blue colour. Skilled craftsmen from Central Asia took part working on the mosque.