Category «HISTORICAL PLACES»

Olympus Antalya

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Olympus Olympus is an ancient city in the Kumluca District of Antalya in the Mediterranean region. It is one of the most beautiful places in Turkey where you can holiday with nature. It, a town in the Kumluca District of Antalya, is especially prominent with its nature surrounded by pine trees, its ancient spirit and …

Hagia Sophia (Mosque)

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Hagia Sophia Is The Eighth Wonder Of The World Istanbul, which has been the capital of the Byzantine and Ottoman empire, offers many places to visit thanks to its historical wealth. Especially the Historical Peninsula, which has been used as the center of Istanbul for centuries, contains structures that will attract the attention of those …

Beylerbeyi Palace

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Beylerbeyi Palace Is The Glory Of The Ottoman Empire Istanbul, whose beauty is legendary, hosts magnificent and historical palaces. One of these palaces is the iconic Beylerbeyi Palace, which reflects the last periods of the Ottoman State and located on the Bosphorus side of the Anatolian Side. History of the Beylerbeyi Palace The construction of …

Suleymaniye Mosque Turkey

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Suleymaniye Mosque Is The Largest Mosque In Turkey There are too many mosques in Turkey. The Blue Mosque, Suleymaniye Mosque and Selimiye Mosque are important ones. But the largest one is Suleymaniye Mosque. History Of The Suleymaniye Mosque Suleymaniye Mosque which is the biggest mosque in Istanbul was built between 1551-1558 by the Architect Sinan …

Maiden’s Tower Istanbul

Maidens Tower Is The Pearl of Istanbul Bosphorus The Maiden’s Tower (Turkish: Kiz Kulesi, also known as Leander’s Tower), which inspired films and poems with its beauty, is one of the most beautiful historical buildings in Istanbul. Its impressive history and unique scenery make the tower, in which many legends derived, as exciting as the …

GALATA TOWER

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Galata Tower Is The Place You Can Take The Best Photos Of Istanbul Bosphorus Galata Tower, which is on our list of places to visit in Istanbul, has become the symbol of the city and is one of the oldest buildings in the world. In this article, we will try to include all the information …

The Grand Bazaar

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The Grand Bazaar Is The Oldest Mall In The World The Grand Bazaar ( Turkish: Kapalı Çarşı) is the first destination tourists in Istanbul. It is known as the first Mall in the World. Also, it has typical features of Turkish bazaars. History Of The Grand Bazaar It shows as 1460 as the Construction Date …

Yedikule Fortress

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Yedikule Fortress Is The Historical Dungeon In Istanbul Yedikule dungeons or Yedikule Fortress is one of Turkey’s oldest open-air museum. It is a building that you need to add to the list of places to visit in Istanbul. Maybe it isn’t popular with other historical sites in Istanbul such as Hagia Sophia or Maiden’s Tower. …

The Basilica Sistern

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Basilica Cistern in Istanbul The Basilica Cistern (Turkish; Yerebatan Sarnıcı also, known as Sunken Cistern, Sunken Palace, and Underground Cistern), which attracts me with its mystical air, is one of the most special places in Istanbul with its extraordinary structure. While visiting the cistern, which is one of the oldest and magnificent structures that have …

Blue Mosque Turkey

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Blue Mosque Is The Most Famous Mosque In Turkey Due to the color of the eye-catching patterns adorning its interior walls, Sultan Ahmed Mosque(Turkish: Sultan Ahmet Camii), which is called “Blue Mosque” abroad, was considered one of the most successful examples of Turkish-Islamic architecture. The Blue Mosque The building is one of Istanbul’s most popular …