The Golden Horn Istanbul

Golden Horn Istanbul

The Golden Horn Istanbul Old Istanbul and beautiful view The Golden Horn (Turkish: Altın Boynuz; Ancient Greek: Χρυσόκερας, Chrysókeras; Latin: Sinus Ceratinus), also known by its modern Turkish name as Haliç, is a major urban…

Chora Museum Mosque Istanbul - Visit Istanbul

Chora Church Istanbul

Chora Church The Church of the Holy Saviour in Chora is a medieval Byzantine Greek Orthodox church preserved as the Chora Museum in the Edirnekapı neighborhood of Istanbul. Address: Dervişali Mahallesi, Kariye Cami Sk. No:8,…

Suleymaniye Mosque Istanbul

Suleymaniye Mosque Istanbul Suleymaniye Cami Istanbul The Süleymaniye Mosque is an Ottoman imperial mosque located on the Third Hill of Istanbul, Turkey. It is the second largest mosque in the city, and one of the…

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Topkapı Palace Museum Istanbul

Topkapı Palace Museum Istanbul The house of felicity The most beautiful and best-known of all Istanbul’s sights, Topkapi is the place overlooking Bosporus where the sultans made their homes and supervised government during the glory…

Grand Bazaar Istanbul - Visit Istanbul

Grand Bazaar Istanbul

Grand Bazaar Istanbul The Grand Bazaar in Istanbul is one of the largest and oldest covered markets in the world, with 61 covered streets and over 4,000 shops which attract between 250,000 and 400,000 visitors…

Istanbul Basilica Cistern

Istanbul Basilica Cistern

Istanbul Basilica Cistern One of the magnificent ancient buildings of İstanbul is the Basilica Cistern located in the southwest of Hagia Sofia. Constructed for Justinianus I, the Byzantine Emperor (527-565), this big underground water reservoir…