The stunning Hagia Sophia, the vast Topkapi Palace, the rich Grand Bazaar, and the monumental Süleymaniyemosque by the architect Sinan whose genius rivaled Leondardo's: Istanbul can brag about more than its fair share of splendid sites. The city is ... Forbes.com, 4 days ago
2 images for "topkapi palace"
The Grand Palace in Bangkok has been listed on CNN.com's website as the third most visited palaces in the world. International news agency CNN's webside, CNN.com, published a top ten ranking article titled World's most visited palaces and ...Pattaya Mail, 1 month ago
Islam has acquired a reputation for being, amongst many other things, prohibitively iconoclastic. This is true to the extent that idol worship is anathematised and the use of any imagery, even metaphorical visual representation, of God or Allah is ...Dhaka Tribune, 4 hours ago
The set of The Cherry Orchard , erected on a bostan in the Yedikule neighborhood of Istanbul. Photograph by Kristina Williamson O ne evening last August, in a garden in Istanbul's Yedikule neighborhood, a slight, gray-haired man stood alone on a ...Harpers Magazine, 1 week ago
Not so long ago, Budapest didn't exist. In its place were two separate settlements on either side of the Danube: the royal capital of Buda and the commercial town of Pest. Less than 150 years ago, the two finally united to form Budapest, one city ...Stuff.co.nz, 1 week ago
By Ofwono Opondo In 2023, Turkey will be celebrating its centenary as a republic and its present leaders target becoming the 10th largest economy in the world from its current 18th position and the second largest contributor to the NATO ...New Vision, 1 week ago Vision Eye Institute : When journalists joined Museveni in marketing Uganda abroad 4 Traders, 1 week ago
By Brigid Schulte As I stood in the basket of the hot air balloon at dawn in the fantastical landscape of Cappadocia, Turkey, clutching my 13-year-old daughter's arm in terror, I realised that this is the very reason why travelling with teenagers ...Qatar Peninsula, 1 week ago On an international vacation, even unplugged teens find Turkish delights Washington Post, 2 weeks ago
Workers prepare halva, a traditional Turkish sweet, at Konya Seker Sugar Factory in Cumra, a small town about 31 miles (50 kilometers) south of the central Anatolian city of Konya, Jan. 27, 2012.(photo by REUTERS/Umit Bektas) Author:Pinar Tremblay ...AlMonitor, 1 week ago
Discover Istanbul, the Last Step in Europe and the First in Asia, with a Luxury Stay in Authentic Suites at Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at Sultanahmet This Summer
Housed in a century-old neoclassical Turkish prison, Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at Sultanahmet introduces Suite Authentic, the Hotel's luxury accommodation package offering a genuine Istanbul experience just a few steps from the city's important ...Travel and Tour World, 1 week ago Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at Sultanahmet is a Delightful Stop During the 43rd Istanbul Music Festival May 31-June 29, 2015 Noodls, 2 weeks ago Designing the Pearl of Istanbul World Architecture News, 1 month ago
Years ago, I heard my colleague Christopher Caldwell say something interesting (well, many interesting things, but here's one of them): The least overrated place in America is the Grand Canyon. The most overrated place is Yankee Stadium. Some ...National Review, 2 weeks ago
on your WebpageAdd Widget >Get your members hooked!