Chora Church (Kariye Muzesi) is a 4th century church which was rebuilt in the 11th century, changed into a mosque in the 16th ... More
Chora Church (Kariye Muzesi) is a 4th century church which was rebuilt in the 11th century, changed into a mosque in the 16th century and became a secularized museum in 1948. This museum is a mirror to the historical and religious journey of Turkey. One of the main attractions is the 14th century mosaics and frescoes that depict scenes from the Old-New Testament. Six domes, numerous windows and arches reflect the beauty of the Byzantine architecture.
Renovated by the Türkish Touring & Automobile Association, the Kariye Hotel, built in the 19th century, was once an Ottoman
residence. After having been stripped down to its framework, it was renovated and transformed into one of Istanbul's finest ...
Housed in a 19th century Ottoman mansion (now converted into the Kariye Hotel), the Asitane is right next to the
Church of St Saviour in Chora. It has a gorgeous summer terrace and an aromatic rose garden. The menu ...
Istanbul Suite Home is a deluxe accommodation located in the famous Sultanahmet area. With attractions, such as museums, churches, mosques,
antique bazaars, locate nearby, this is a perfect apartment for tourists. The rooms also have a kitchen, as well ...