Mosques in Istanbul

Once the capital of a muslim Ottoman Empire for many hundreds of years, Istanbul hosts variety of beuatiful and glorious mosques that worth a visit and see. Most of the beautiful mosques with important historical heritage are situated on the historical peninsula, in the districts of Sultanahmet, Eminonu and Fatih, as well as on the Bosphorus shoreline in the distrists of Galata, Besiktas and Ortakoy.

Arab Mosque in Galata

Arab Mosque is a lovely Gothic style mosque located on Kalyon street in the Galata district of Istanbul.According to some of the legends, the...