finding out why constantinople got the works

kolajlar yapar | making collages

Posted in bursa, iznik by jlm2dy on April 5, 2011

bursa

iznik

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quick trip to iznik

Posted in iznik by jlm2dy on January 21, 2011

stumbled across an old hamam under construction

a typical antiquity

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