Edirne

Edirne: Peaceful Ottoman City

 

Edirne is an important city in Ottoman history as it served as the capital of the empire for a long time in their early period.

 

The city is full of historical buildings and architectural wonders mosques such as the Old Mosque, The Mosque with Three Balconies (Uc Serefeli Camii)

 

But the most famous and most breathtaking of them all is the Selimiye Mosque, the masterpiece designed by the Sinan the Architect. Sinan was the most famous architect of the time who also designed Suleymaniye Mosque in Istanbul.

 

Edirne is a calm getaway place with its great nature and history. It is very close to Istanbul.

So if you are looking for a break from metropol’s hustle, Edirne is a great option for you.

Top attractions in Edirne

Istanbul

Isn't it everybody's dream to be two different places at the same time? Istanbul is the metropol city of Turkey that can grant this wish. The city connects the continents of Europe and Asia with the amazing Bosphorus, while offering some of the most exquisite city views of the world.

Gallipoli Peninsula

Canakkale’s Gallipoli Peninsula is the scene of a very important yet tragic battle that took place in the world history. The Battle of Canakkale marked a great importance for many nations like Turkey, New Zealand and Australia along with the whole world.

Troy

Most probably we all saw the movie Troy starring Brad Pitt, Eric Bana, and many more. Isn’t it tragic a whole city going down for a love story?

Canakkale

Çanakkale is the scene of two of the very important battles that took place in the world history. One is the well-known, legendary Trojan War between the Troy and Sparta. The other is the Battle of Canakkale that marked a great importance for many nations like Turkey, New Zealand and Australia along with the whole world.

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