THE BLUE MOSQUE: THE BLUE HEART OF ISTANBUL
Istanbul has a great reputation of historical landmarks, especially the ones that gracefully garnish old city area. The Blue Mosque, also known as the Sultanahmet Mosque, is of course no exception.
Built to honor the Ottoman Sultan Ahmed, the mosque has gained its fame from the exquisite Iznik tiles used to decorate the interiors. With classical Ottoman touches in the architecture and design along with the light plays; the Blue Mosque attracts you in the first second you step inside. Feeling as if you are trapped in a holy dream, you may lose the track of time.
Stop by at Istanbul’s second biggest mosque on your trip. We promise you will not regret.