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's junction with the Bosphorus.
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The Bosphorus Villages of Arnavutköy, Turkey. Arnavutköy is a historic neighborhood in Istanbul, famous for its wooden Ottoman mansions and seafood restaurants, as well as the campus of the prestigious Robert College with its centennial buildings.
The Basilica Cistern (Turkish: Yerebatan Sarayı - "Sunken Palace", or Yerebatan Sarnıcı - "Sunken Cistern"), is the largest of several hundred ancient cisterns that lie beneath the city of Istanbul (formerly Constantinople), Turkey. The cistern, located 5
Church of St. Nicholas in ancient Myra (modern or Kale Demre) is a ruined Byzantine church containing the tomb of St. Nicholas of Myra (the inspiration for Santa Claus), as well as many fine mosaics and frescoes.
La capital fabulosa de tres grandes imperios – romano, bizantino y otomano – Estambul es una ciudad de gran riqueza histórica de casi 3.000 años. La mayor concentración de puntos de referencia se encuentra en el barrio más antiguo de Estambul, Sultanahmet, un espacio impresionante de frondosos parques, catedrales bizantinas, la estatuaria griega, bazares bulliciosos y imponentes mezquitas con minaretes alto y esbelto. http://aestambul.com/tour/excursion-imperial-0