Turkey … a country with a long history and beautiful scenic views (4)

Still in Istanbul.

Another shot of the minarets from inside of Sultan Ahmed Mosque.

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From Sultan Ahmed Mosque, I headed off  to Gülhane Park which is within walking distance. Street vendors selling linens and other stuff along the road  side.

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Within the Gülhane Park, it is where Topkapi Palace located; a large palace in Istanbul. It that was the primary residence of the Ottoman Sultans for approximately 400 years (1465-1856) of their 624-year reign

Church of Hagia Eirene in the First Courtyard

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Moving towards the Imperial Divan

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Porch outside the Imperial Divan

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the Kubbealtı, with the Golden Window visible.

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interesting? Well…. keep a watch on my next post.