The port of Istanbul has been the access point to Istanbul for over 2500 years now. Hairdar Pasha as the port is also known ... More
Port of istanbul
The port of Istanbul has been the access point to Istanbul for over 2500 years now. Hairdar Pasha as the port is also known is located in the peninsula between Europe and Asia and is the largest sea port in Turkey and the largest container port of Istanbul. It loads and unloads a cargo of over six million metric tons in a year. The two breakwaters of the port protect it sufficiently from pety thefts and intrusions. This port has been a witness to varigated cultures as dealers, sailors and merchants from different ethinicities bring with them their lifestyles and rituals. Similarly, this place has been departing a piece of Istanbul's culture while exporting various local goods worldwide.
Built in 537 AD, this is one of the most famous museums and monuments in the world in terms of
art and architecture. It was a church for 916 years and a mosque for 481 years, which was then ...
This is Istanbuls first museum dedicated to contemporary art. It is spread over 86,000 square foot and has exhibition halls,
photography gallery, cinema hall, video art area and new media art area. Stairway to Hell" by Monica Bonvicini in ...
The Toakapi Palace is one of the largest palaces in Istanbul. Ottoman sultans resided at this palace for about 400
years. Today, it is a museum that displays large collections of Ottoman miniatures and treasures, Islamic calligraphic manuscripts and ...