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Non Stop Beach Kilyos

Beach Clubs

Dolmabahce Palace Museum

Museums

Ceylan InterContinental Istanbul Taksim

5 Star Hotel

Yüksel Balık Restaurant

Fish - Seafood

Dentistanbul Yıldız Hospital

Dentist

Piyale Pasa Mosque Istanbul

Piyale Pasa Mosque Istanbul
Just a short distance inland from Kasimpasa is the Piyale Pasa Mosque designed by Mimar Sinan and built in 1573.  The mosque style is reminiscent of his very early designs and has multiple equal size domes, similar to the Ulu Mosque in Bursa, and has a minaret rising from its centre on the western façade, which is unlike other mosques in Istanbul .  There are beautiful Iznik tiles inside and a frieze designed by the famous calligrapher Karahisari.  Piyale Paşa was originally a Croatian shoemaker who became a Lord High Admiral; he captured Chios for the Ottomans and married a daughter of Sultan Selim II.

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Military Museum Istanbul

Arnavutkoy Istanbul

Eyup Istanbul

Polonezkoy Istanbul

Sapphire Observation Deck - 4th Levent

Maiden's Tower or Kizkulesi

Istanbul Property For Sale

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Off Plan 1 Bedroom Apartments

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Turkish Food Recipes

Potato Croquettes - Hot Meze

Spinach with Minced Beef - Red Meat Courses

Main Course

Chestnut Soup - Soup

Puff Borek with Chicken - Meat Mezes

Hot Meze

Flour Soup - Soup

Aubergines Stuffed With Minced Beef - Red Meat Courses

Main Course

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