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Spice Bazaar

Spice Bazaar The Spice Bazaar was built between 1597 and 1664, it is the second oldest covered bazaar in the city and has become a shopping center with a 400-year

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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 cart,

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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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Grand Bazaar

The Grand Baazar is very high on most tourists’ itineraries, and with good reason. This enormous site is the largest still-existing covered market in the world, spanning an area of

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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