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Princes’ Islands in Istanbul

  During the summer months the Princes’ Islands are popular destinations for day trips from Istanbul. As there is no traffic on the Islands, the only transport being horse and

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Ortaköy Mosque

Ortaköy Mosque has one of the most picturesque settings of all of the Istanbul mosques OVERVIEW Ortakoy (Ortaköy) Mosque Located just before the Bosphorus Bridge, the Ortaköy Camii, Turkey (Ortaköy

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Eyüp Sultan Mosque

Eyup Sultan Mosque is a very special and holy mosque for the Islamic world. OVERVIEW Eyüp Sultan Mosque The Eyüp Sultan Camii (Eyüp Sultan Mosque) is one of the most

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Chora Church Museum

The Turkish word Kariye is derived from the ancient Greek word Chora meaning outside of the city (land). It is known that there was a chapel outside of the city

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Dolmabahce Palace

Dolmabahçe Palace was built by Sultan Abdulmecid (1839-1861) who was the thirty first Ottoman Sultan. The palace, whose construction commenced on June 13th, 1843, was brought into use on June

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Topkapi Palace

After the conquest of Istanbul by Mehmed the Conqueror at 1453, construction of the Topkapı Palace was started at the year 1460 and completed at 1478 . Palace was built

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Hagia Sophia ( Santa Sophia )

The Hagia Sophia, one of the historical architectural wonders that still remains standing today, has an important place in the art world with its architecture, grandness, size and functionality Following