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La Basilica di Santa Sofia,  dove Santa Sofia è da intendersi come la Divina Sapienza, è una basilica, nonché uno dei principali monumenti di Istanbul. Fu cattedrale cristiana di rito bizantino fino al 1453 e sede patriarcale greco-ortodossa, cattedrale cattolica (1204-1261), poi moschea, infine museo dal 1935. Nota per la sua gigantesca cupola, apice dell'architettura bizantina, fu terminata nel 537.

Hagia Sophia - Was a Greek orthodox Christian Patriarchal basilica (church), later an imperial mosque, and how a museum (Ayasofya Müzesi) in Istanbul, Turkey.

Galata Tower, Istanbul >>> This is so beautiful. I was able to stay right down the street from here a couple years ago. A great area!

The Galata Tower called Christea Turris by the Genoese is a medieval stone tower in the Galata/Karaköy quarter of Istanbul, Turkey, just to the north of the Golden Horn.

Market in #Istanbul (Unknown)

Did You Know? The Grand Bazaar in Istanbul is one of the largest and oldest covered markets in the world, with 61 covered streets and over shops which attract between and visitors daily. A very interesting and amazing place to shop.

Amazing View of The Blue Mosque from Bosporus strait (Sultanahmet Camii), Istanbul, Turkey

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Witness the 600 year long adventure of the Ottoman Empire’s most glorious times, and the founding of the Republic Amazing View of The Blue Mosque from Bosporus strait (Sultanahmet Camii), Istanbul, Turkey

istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey - http://www.pilotguides.com/tv_shows/globe_trekker/shows/specials/round-the-world.php

Something from my bucket list is to travel to : istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey and go to the mosque there and say my prayers there.

Храм Святой Софии, Стамбул. Индивидуальные и групповых экскурсии по Стамбулу и Турции. Исмаил Мюфтюоглу гид историк. www.russkiygidvstambule.com

Istanbul: Saint Sophia: First a temple, then a Church,a Mosque; now a monument to History


Turkey Travel Inspiration - LOVE the power yet serenity of this photo. Taken from the Bosphorus shooting the silhouette of the Blue Mosque