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I found this in the bazaar, it's a spices shop, there you can find every spice you want, especially from the middle east, they aren't even expensive.

I found this in the bazaar, it's a spices shop, there you can find every spice you want, especially from the middle east, they aren't even expensive.

This is an underground cistern: this water is used for fountains, to irrigate gardens, even for shower for the poor people.

This is an underground cistern: this water is used for fountains, to irrigate gardens, even for shower for the poor people.

So this are the ruins in Ankara of when the roman were here.

So this are the ruins in Ankara of when the roman were here.

This is in Mecca, one of the best mosques in Saudi Arabia. It's built when Selim took that city it's one of the most used in Mecca.

This is in Mecca, one of the best mosques in Saudi Arabia. It's built when Selim took that city it's one of the most used in Mecca.

This is Hagia Sophia and it first was  a  Orthodox patriarchal basilica (really big church) later an imperial church and now a museum.

This is Hagia Sophia and it first was a Orthodox patriarchal basilica (really big church) later an imperial church and now a museum.

This is a Simit. It's a traditional turkish snack, you can basically find everywhere in the city, just like hot dogs in New York. It baked bread  with burned sesame on it, like a kind of pretzel.

This is a Simit. It's a traditional turkish snack, you can basically find everywhere in the city, just like hot dogs in New York. It baked bread with burned sesame on it, like a kind of pretzel.

This is the  Mausoleum of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk. A mausoleum is basically the grave of someone important. Indeed Mustafa was a really important army officer. This is situated in Ankara, a really important city in turkey.

This is the Mausoleum of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk. A mausoleum is basically the grave of someone important. Indeed Mustafa was a really important army officer. This is situated in Ankara, a really important city in turkey.

This is an ottoman janissary. He is the ottoman's elite. There are 30 000 of them in total and they can be of any religion or race when recruited, but then they have to turn muslim if they aren't. They are skilled in almost every war practice, they are the sultan's elite.

This is an ottoman janissary. He is the ottoman's elite. There are 30 000 of them in total and they can be of any religion or race when recruited, but then they have to turn muslim if they aren't. They are skilled in almost every war practice, they are the sultan's elite.

It's one of the best foods in Istanbul, the   Kumpir. You take a loaf of old and dry bread and you remove the crumb, then you can put whatever you want, what I prefer to put  more is some chicken, salad, tomatoes, tuna, capers, eggplant and cheese.

It's one of the best foods in Istanbul, the Kumpir. You take a loaf of old and dry bread and you remove the crumb, then you can put whatever you want, what I prefer to put more is some chicken, salad, tomatoes, tuna, capers, eggplant and cheese.

This is Goke, an ottoman war ship. I couldn't take a picture of it because the janissaries were around so I just drew it. They used this ship to attack Adrianopole (in rhodes). After this the ottoman empire got the control of all the middle east.

This is Goke, an ottoman war ship. I couldn't take a picture of it because the janissaries were around so I just drew it. They used this ship to attack Adrianopole (in rhodes). After this the ottoman empire got the control of all the middle east.

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