Ihlamur Pavilion Istanbul
The Ihlamur Pavilion is located at the intersection of Nüzhetiye Street between Ihlamur and Tesvikiye . It sits in an a...
Macka Palas or Palace
What is now the 5-star deluxe Park Hyatt Hotel on Macka Road was once the Maçka Palas or Palace. It was built in 1922...
Tesvikiye Mosque Nisantasi
Tesvikiye Mosque can be found at the south-eastern end of Tesvikiye Road in Nisantasi and it was built in 1853 on the site of a pr...
Macka and Democracy Parks Istanbul
Macka and Democracy Parks are on to each other and fill the valley between Macka and Elmadag that is also divided by Kadırgalar R...
19th Century Churches of Tarlabasi
Tarlabasi and Dolapdere house several 19th century churches. Church of the Panagia The Church of the Panagia on Karakurum Roa...
Istanbul Water Distribution Buildings
On Istiklal Road (Caddesi), opposite the Republic Monument, there is a long, low stone building that was once stored water and had...
Taskisla or Stone Barracks
This huge building was originally constructed in 1846 as a military hospital which was used by French soldiers during the Crimean ...
Sinanpasa Mosque Istanbul
This brick and stone mosque is across the road from the square and another of Mimar Sinan ’s designs that dates from 1955-19...
Library of Istanbul Archaeology Museums
Established in 1891 as the Müze-I Humayun ( Imperial Museum ) the Istanbul Archaeology Museums are leaders in the field of...
Topkapi Palace Museum Library
During the transformation of Topkapi Palace into a museum in 1924, the library was set up in the Agalar Mosque, located in the ...
Nuruosmaniye Complex and Library
The NuruOsmaniye Library (NuruOsmaniye Kutuphanesi) is located within the NuruOsmaniye Complex in the Eminonu District at the entr...
Ragip Pasa Library Istanbul
This library was established by Ragıp Paşa in 1762 and the building has a unique architectural design with the walls of the read...
Suleymaniye Library Istanbul
The Süleymaniye Library was established by Suleyman the Magnificent in 1927 inside the madrasahs (religious schools) at the S...
Koprulu Library Istanbul
The Köprülü Library is located on Divanyolu Street across from the Tomb of Sultan Mahmut II in the Eminonu District...
Central Library of Istanbul University
Science historians date the beginning of the Central Library of Istanbul University to the madrasah (religious school) which was e...
Research Centre for Islamic History,
The Research Centre for Islamic History, Art, and Culture (IRCICA) is affiliated with the international institution Organisation o...
Kariye or Chora Museum
Small Hagia Sophia Istanbul
Basilica Cistern Istanbul
Kanyon Shopping Center Istanbul
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Turkish Food Recipes
Keskul or Almond Cream - Dairy Desserts
Quinces in Syrup or Ayva Dessert - Other Desserts
Saksuka - Fried Aubergine with Yogurt and Tomato Sauce - Vegetable Mezes
Leek with Lamb - Red Meat Courses
Roasted Red Peppers - Vegetable Mezes
Aubergine & Beef Moussaka - Red Meat Courses