Browsing: Ottoman

sehzade mosque Mosques

Sehzade Mosque was constructed in 16th century. Sultan Suleyman the Magnificent ordered Architect Sinan to design an imperial mosque in memory of his beloved son, Prince…
blue mosque and german fountain Other

German Fountain can be considered the symbol of Turkish-German friendship, which became closer in the 19th century. The Ottoman Empire was following…
galata bridge and new mosque Tips

Time is short, there are so much to see and experience. No need to worry, the point is how can you spend…
Galata Tower Buyuk Valide Han Tips

Gateway through another dimension, your historical journey begins as you enter Istanbul’s abandoned old hans (inns). Once serving thousands of people, and boosting the Ottoman’s…