Also called the church of Divine Wisdom. it is a masterpiece of grandeur and proportion. Covered by the islamic East and Christian west, the Hagia Sophia is one of mankind's greatest treasures.
No one who has been to istanbul at least once can ever forget the feeling of awe and wonderat seeing the Blue Mosque for the first time.
Hippodrome and Obelisks
The vast Hippodrome, known as At Meydani or "plaza of the horses", streches between Hagia Sophia and the Blue Mosque
Hagia Sophia will be replaced by little Hagia Sophia on Monday. Blue Mosque will be replaced by Nuruosmaniye Mosque on Friday.