Sunday, June 17, 2012
Ten of Turkey’s best Ottoman monuments -- the early years
Ten of Turkey’s best Ottoman monuments -- the early years:
"In search of the Ottomans, İstanbul is far and away the most important place to visit. However, there are also hugely impressive reminders of the early Ottoman period in Bursa and of their 16th-century Golden Age in Edirne. Fine Ottoman mosques can also be visited in Manisa and Amasya, two of the three towns where the sultans’ sons were sent to learn about government, although not, rather surprisingly, in distant Trabzon, the third of the trio and the birthplace of Sultan Süleyman the Magnificent."
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