Sultan's Eye Comfort Hotel
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The Grand Bazaar was very impressive and very easy to get lost in. Each time we came out a different gate, I'd consult the map to try and work out where we were! We didn't buy anything! surprise! surprise! Sometimes too many choices make it too difficult...we are going to have another look around the fringe! Yesterday after we emerged from the bazaar, we started winding ...
... clinged to Omar’s every word. The Hagia Sophia was built by the Byzantine Emperor in 537. The structure was used as a church for 916 years and a mosque for 481 years. In 1935, it was transformed into a museum. We also followed Omar to the Topkapi Palace and the Basilica Cistern. The Topkapi Palace holds a very huge diamond (86-Karats) called the Spoonmaker and other beloved treasures. Topkapi was built by Sultan Mehmet, the conqueror in 1478. It was used as ...
... many fine examples of Ottoman architecture. It contains large collections of porcelain, robes, weapons, shields, armor, Ottoman miniatures, Islamic calligraphic manuscripts and murals, as well as a display of Ottoman treasures and jewelry.
The Grand Bazaar (Turkish: ...
... 45 minutes out of the city. Traffic was very busy and the driver of our pickup cab was from the Stirling Moss training school of taxi drivers. At one stage he got off the motorway because he thought it was going too slow and raced through back streets, even shooting through the forecourt of a petrol station at one stage. Eventually arrived at the accommodation and it was excellent for being ...
... church-turned-mosque-turned-museum has seen it share of changes. It sits where a Byzantine temple to Greek gods and goddesses stood until A.D. 360, when it became a Christian place of worship, expanded in 532 to become the largest church in the world. It stood for 916 years, until Sultan Mehmet II conquered the city, it became part of the Ottoman Empire, and he plastered over the Sophia’s Christian iconography, converting it into the largest mosque in the world. Five centuries ...