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Istanbul Pics

17 Oct

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The Mosque of Sultan Ahmet better known as the Blue Mosque.

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The Aya Sofya or Haghia Sofia was the Church of the Divine Wisdom and regarded as the greatest church in Christendom up until the fall of Constantinople when it became a mosque.

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The Grand Bazaar, more than just shopping. A labyrinthine of colour since the mid 15th Century.

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Little courtyards are revealed if you explore the edges of the bazaar.

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Up the Galata Tower – amazing views over the city and Golden Horn. Worth the uphill trek.

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