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Pammakaristos Fethiye inside Museums

Pammakaristos Church, known locally as Fethiye Mosque, is officially named Fethiye Museum. It is famous for its mosaics which cover the dome…
Kalenderhane Mosque Istanbul Mosques

Kalenderhane Mosque is formerly an Eastern Orthodox Church, converted into a mosque after conquest of Istanbul. It is not exactly known when…
Chora Museum mosaic Museums

Chora Museum (Kariye Müzesi in Turkish); is a great example of Byzantine Architecture. Bigger than its neighbor Pammakaristos, much smaller than Hagia…
Hagia sophia view Museums

One of the most impressive buildings throughout the centuries, Hagia Sophia is still in must visit list of every traveler. Hagia Sophia,…