April 28, 2015 + Istanbul, Turkey
A joy to explore, the Great Palace Mosaic Museum Istanbul has restored and displays Byzantine mosaics that decorated a peristyle courtyard circa (r. 527-565). Quite stunning in terms of style and complexity.
April 26, 2015 + Istanbul, Turkey
The Kanyon Mall is worth a visit purely for it’s architecture. It is an open air experience with multitudes of shapes and voids that create dynamic visual experience. It is definitely sci-fi movie set worthy.
March 30, 2014 + Istanbul, Turkey
Built by Constantine and enlarged to its present form by Justinian, Yerebatan Sarnici is the largest of several hundred ancient underground cisterns.
March 25, 2014 + Istanbul, Turkey
Tucked behind the Yeni Mosque – adjacent to the Flower Market – one can discover the destination for plants, seeds, spices and birds You find yourself in one of the oldest covered bazaars in Istanbul; known as the Egyptian or Spice Bazaar.