Archive for tag: history

Behind the scenes of the Grand Bazaar where merchants and artisans stopped along the Silk Road.

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Named after the standard-bearer of the Prophet Muhammad, Eyüp is one of the holiest and most sacred places of pilgrimage in the Islamic world.

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Built in 1890 by the Oriental Railway, Istanbul’s Sirkeci Train Terminal was the eastern stop of the world-famous Orient Express.

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Turkey’s former busiest rail terminal connecting Istanbul to Ankara, Kars, Baghdad and Tehran.

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