Beylerbeyi Palace Istanbul

Overview Reflecting the elegancy, the aesthetics and the magnificence, also a mixture of Eastern and western and turkish motifs, Beylerbeyi Palace fascinates the people with its mansion, its architecture and decorated pieces located to the Bosphrous. Beylerbeyi was initially the residence of the Governor General in charge of Anatolia, but was rebuilt in the style [...]
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Dolmabahce Palace Istanbul

Overview Dolmabahçe Palace was built by famous architect Armenian Garbert Amira Balya, at sultan Abdulmecid’s request in between (1848-1856) years. It is located in between Besiktas and Kabatas, the districts of Istanbul. Ottoman Sultans have many palaces in all ages and their center, main palace was Topkapı Palace because sultan Abdulmecid preferred a more modern [...]
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Maiden’s Tower Istanbul

Built on a small rocky island in the middle of the sea near Üsküdar, where the Marmara Sea meets the Bosphorus, the Kızkulesi (Maiden's Tower, also called Leander's Tower) has been used for a variety of purposes since its first construction. Dated back to old times, to 2500 years ago, that unique construction have witnessed the [...]
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Yildiz Royal Garden (Yildiz Park) Istanbul

Located in the Besiktas, district of Istanbul, Yıldız Park has two separate doors; one door in Cıragan Street, the other in Palanga Street. It began to become prominent at the beginning of 1600s. Those days, called as ‘’Kazancioglu Garden’’ belonging to Kazancioglu Family, that place was given by the Ottoman Sultan Murat IV as a [...]
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Emirgan Park (Emirgan Korusu) Istanbul

Situated in the Sariyer, district of Istanbul, Emirgan Park covers the area of 47.2 hectare which is surrogated high walls. Previously named as ‘’Feridun Gardens,’’ that area was called Emirgan Park anymore. Because the park was given by Ottoman Emperor Murat IV as a present to Persian Emir Gune Han (Ameer Gune Khan) in 17th [...]
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