Blue Mosque Interior - The Sultan Ahmed Mosque is a historic mosque in Istanbul. The mosque is popularly known as the Blue Mosque for the blue tiles adorning the walls of its interior. It was built from 1609 to during the rule of Ahmed I.
Ayasofya (Hagia Sophia) in Istanbul. Islamic calligraphy and Christian iconography are layered throughout revealing centuries of conflict that compose this overwhelmingly beautiful monument to civilization.
Istiklal Avenue in Taksim, Istanbul (Turkey). Independence Avenue) is one of the most famous avenues in Istanbul, Turkey, visited by nearly 3 million people in a single day over the course of weekends.