December 28, 2005

Islam’s Greatest City – A Photo Tour of Istanbul at Christmas


Hotel Window Istanbul.jpg

Hotel room, Istanbul


Istanbul Skyline.jpg

Skyline


Beyoglu at Night.jpg

Downtown at night


Beyoglu at Night 2.jpg

Downtown at night


Night Shopping Istanbul.jpg

Shopping downtown


Night Stroll Istanbul.jpg

Night stroll downtown


Pidgeons Istanbul.jpg

Taksim Square


Israeli Flag Itanbul.jpg

Israeli flag among others, Taksim Square


Beyoglu by Day.jpg

Downtown


Beyoglu Side Street Day.jpg

Side street, downtown


Tokapi Palace.jpg

Topkapi Palace


Hagia Sophia Outside.jpg

Hagia Sophia


Inside Hagia Sophia.jpg

Inside Hagia Sophia


Grand Bazaar 2.jpg

Inside the Grand Bazaar


Grand Bazaar 3.jpg

Inside the Grand Bazaar


Grand Bazaar 4.jpg

Inside the Grand Bazaar


Blue Mosque.jpg

The Blue Mosque


Blue Mosque Courtyard.jpg

The Blue Mosque courtyard


Inside Blue Mosque.jpg

Inside the Blue Mosque


Inside Blue Mosque 2.jpg

Inside the Blue Mosque


Cistern Istanbul.jpg

An underground cistern for storing water


Medusa Head Cistern Istanbul.jpg

A Medusa head at the bottom of a pillar inside the cistern

Posted by Michael J. Totten at December 28, 2005 11:37 AM
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