Daily Archives: May 9, 2010

door to the heaven

Üsküdar, a wooden door

Üsküdar, a wooden door

from Rumi Mehmet Pasa Mosque’s streets.

Sünbülefendi Camii

Sumbul Efendi Mosque, Sümbül Efendi Camii, Kocamustafapaşa, İstanbul, pentax k10d

Sumbul Efendi Mosque, Sümbül Efendi Camii, Kocamustafapaşa, İstanbul, pentax k10d

this is a important mosque for us .  this week I’ll share more photos and information about this …

Sirkeci Railway Museum (Sirkeci Demiryolu Müzesi)

Sirkeci railway museum (Sirkeci railway station), Sirkeci demiryolu müzesi (Sirkeci tren istasyonu), İstanbul, pentax k10d

Sirkeci railway museum (Sirkeci railway station), Sirkeci demiryolu müzesi (Sirkeci tren istasyonu), İstanbul, pentax k10d

Istanbul Railway Museum is opened on 23th September 2005.Three hundred cultural objects are being exhibited in the museum . Museum is open everyday except sunday,monday and national days.Entry is free.

Sirkeci railway museum (Sirkeci railway station), Sirkeci demiryolu müzesi (Sirkeci tren istasyonu), İstanbul, pentax k10d

Sirkeci railway museum (Sirkeci railway station), Sirkeci demiryolu müzesi (Sirkeci tren istasyonu), İstanbul, pentax k10d

HISTORY OF SIRKECI (ORIENT) STATION

With a great ceremony the foundation Stone of the Sirkeci Main Station- Gate of Istanbul to Europe -was laid on February 11th ,1888.The architect of this magmificent station building, opened for service on November 3 rd 1890, was the German architect and engineer A. Jasmund. Jasmund, who graduated from the University of Berlin came to Istanbul in order to make investigations on the oriental architecture, gained the trust of Sultan Abdülhamit II and became his advisory architect. Continue reading

streets of Samatya

old house from Samatya quarter, Samatya'da eski bir ev ve sokak, pentax k10d

old house from Samatya quarter, Samatya'da eski bir ev ve sokak, pentax k10d