|Famous for its large Byzantine dome, it
changed the history of architecture, and was
the largest cathedral in the world for
over a thousand years. Built in 532-7.
|The ornate minibar, or
Muslim pulpit. Posing
in front is one of the
millions of feral cats
that roam Turkey.
|In 1453, it was converted
from a cathedral to a
mosque. The large
circular signs, naming
Allah and other
prophets, were added
|Miracle column, where wishes come true
if you stick your thumb in the hole and make
a circle. That’s 1500 years of wishes!