Istanbul photography, Galata Tower, Istanbul, Turkey, travel photography

Istanbul Photography – Justinian’s watchpost, the Galata Tower – Turkey Travel Photography

Enjoy Istanbul photography (Istanbul photos) and Turkey travel photography and fall in love with Turkey tourism. Visit Istanbul, Turkey. Istanbul and the mosaics of the Blue Mosque are spectacular for travel photographs. From my vantage point in Old Istanbul, I looked out over the waters of the Bosphorus and saw the ancient 6th century Galata Tower, looming over the New Town. One of the highest … Continue reading Istanbul Photography – Justinian’s watchpost, the Galata Tower – Turkey Travel Photography

Photo a day, June 10, 2012 – View from the Galata Tower, Istanbul

Having walked from the Sultanahmet district over the Galata Bridge into New Istanbul, I slowly meandered my way through the streets until I was standing in front of the Galata Tower, which was built by Emperor Justinian in the 6th century A.D. Now a restaurant and a weird night club, the tower still offers tourists and residents alike the best view of Istanbul. Visit all … Continue reading Photo a day, June 10, 2012 – View from the Galata Tower, Istanbul