Konya'da sema -  whirling dervishes

Whirling Dervishes in Konya, Central Anatolia, Turkey - “We come spinning out of nothingness, scattering stars like dust” Rumi

The ancient Library of Celsus in Ephesus, Anatolia, Turkey

The ancient Library of Celsus in Ephesus, Anatolia, Turkey Troy, the setting of "Troilus and Cressida" is a legendary city, infamous for the Trojan War. It is located in what is now Turkey.

Dolmabahce Palace . Istanbul

Dolmabahce Palace, fountain inside the garden. Though Classically-inspired as far as the facade goes;

Kariye Museum (Turkey). 'Tucked away in the shadow of Theodosius II’s monumental land walls, Kariye Museum (Chora Church) is adorned with mosaics and frescoes that were created in the 14th century and illustrate the lives of Christ and the Virgin Mary. These are among the world’s best examples of Byzantine art, rivalled only by mosaics adorning churches in Ravenna, Italy.' http://www.lonelyplanet.com/turkey/istanbul/sights/museum/kariye-museum-chora

Byzantine design AD) at the Kariye Museum (Turkey). Adorned with mosaics and frescoes that were created in the century and illustrate the lives of Christ and the Virgin Mary. Rivalled only by mosaics adorning churches in Ravenna, Italy.

Dolmabahce Palace, Istanbul

Dolmabahçe Palace located in the Beşiktaş district of Istanbul, Turkey, on the European coastline of the Bosphorus strait, served as the main administrative center of the Ottoman Empire from 1856 to apart from a interval in which Yıldız Palace was used.

Istanbul: Hagia Sophia (Archangel Gabriel)

Picture of Ancient mosaic of an angel. Hagia Sophia Mosque, Istanbul stock photo, images and stock photography.

İstanbul_Şimal Sokak (1920 - Şişhane, Beyoğlu)

I want to have historic photos as decor İstanbul, Ayaspaşa, 1920

Dervish Lodges, Konya, Turkey

Mevlâna Museum in Konya, Turkey, is the mausoleum of Rumi, a Sufi mystic. Also the dervish lodge of the Mevlevi order known as the whirling dervishes.

Istanbul: Hagia Sophia

The Gold Mosaics of "Mother and Child" at the Saint Sophia (Hagia Sophia Museum) in Istanbul.

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