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The Maiden's Tower

The Maiden’s Tower

The Maiden’s Tower - Kız Kulesi The Maiden’s Tower is an unique place to go to for either breakfast/lunch or dinner. It was originally not a restaurant or open for the public. In 1110, during the Byzantine Empire, the main function of the islet was to create a defense wall. After the conquest of the city by...
Official Holidays Turkey (National Holidays)

Official Holidays Turkey (National Holidays)

Official Holidays Turkey 2014 Like every country, Turkey has it’s own official public holidays. These holidays can basically be grouped into religious and national holidays.  You can find a list of all official holidays in Turkey here below:   Weekday                 . Date             . Holiday...
Hagia Sophia

Hagia Sophia

Hagia Sophia Hagia Sophia (or Ayasofia) is one of the most valued and visited touristic attractions in Istanbul tourism. Hagia Sophia is located in the Fatih district where most of the Istanbul touristic attractions are. The uniqueness of this building is because of its history. The Hagia Sophia, which means Holy Wisdom, was first build...