finding out why constantinople got the works

iznik / nicaea

Posted in iznik by jlm2dy on December 9, 2010


aya sofya – iznik style. ancient roman bricks (with carved out minaret) and christian frescoes

nicaean court to the left, mihrab to the right

iznik is home to the most wonderful blue tiles you’ll ever see – so they make sure to put them everywhere

the first ottoman mosque with a known architect from the late 14th century

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