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Istanbul

  1. 1. IstanbulMohammed Ahmed KaramastajiH00229481
  2. 2. Taksim Square• Popular destination fortourist• Very long shopping streetswith lots of restaurantscafes and hotels
  3. 3. Bosphorus Bridge• Was built in 1973• Connecting Asia withEurope• 1560 m Long
  4. 4. Hagia Sophia..• Was Built between 532-537• Was a church• Then it became a mosqueand now it’s a museum
  5. 5. Sultan Ahmed (Blue Mosque)• Was Built in 1609• The biggest mosque inTurkey• Was called the bluemosque because of thelarge number of blue tilesthat’s used to design themosque
  6. 6. Topkapi Palace• Was the official andPrimary residence forOttoman Sultans for 400years• Contains large quantitiesof robes, weapons, shields…etc
  7. 7. Dolmabache Palace• Was built between 1843and 1856• Have 285 rooms & 43sitting areas• Have the biggest chandler
  8. 8. Beylerbeyi Palace• Was built by Sultan AbdulAziz• Was a summer residencefor Sultans
  9. 9. Grand Bazaar• Opened in 1461• One of the largest andoldest covered markets inthe world• Have over 4000 shops
  10. 10. The Basilica Cistern• Was built in the 6thcentury• The largest Cistern that liethe city of Istanbul
  11. 11. Spice Bazaar• One of the oldest bazaarsin Istanbul• Famous in selling spicesand Turkish delight it havealso souvenirs
  12. 12. The Maiden’s Tower• Located on an islet nearUskudar In the Asian side• Accourding to a Turkishlegend a princess waslocked up there to be savedbut she died• The tower turned to arestaurant
  13. 13. Pierre Loti• Located on the GoldenHorn• Used as a place of burial• To reach the top of the hillwe should use the teleferic• They have the best konafa
  14. 14. Mini-aturk• The biggest open museumin Europe• Have more than 105 of themost important historicalplaces from different partsof turkey
  15. 15. Camlica Hill• Highest point in Istanbul• Can watch Istanbul froma 360 degree view
  16. 16. Why I choose Istanbul• I go there every year there• I enjoy myself so much there• I like every thing about this city and enjoydiscovering new places
  17. 17. Thank You for YourAttentiondo you have any questions ?

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