Istanbul, the largest city in Europe, is home to some of the world’s most amazing landmarks. The Great Mosque of Ayasofya is one of the most admired places in Istanbul. It is a Christian church-turned-mosque that exudes beauty from all angles. There are over 3,000 mosques in this city and the Blue Mosque is another sought-after attraction. It contains a school or ‘madrasah’, and a tomb while serving pious Muslims and interested tourists. Another must-see place is the Topkapi Palace, a museum with unique historical finds. Here, you will see a lot of the Ottoman empire’s influence in Turkey’s colorful past and charming present. Other landmarks you’d want to visit are Basilica Cistern, Hippodrome, Istanbul Archaeology Museum, and so much more.

Hagia Sophia officially the Great Mosque of Ayasofya photo via Depositphotos

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