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The unique mosque - Blue Mosque

The Blue Mosque, known as Sultan Ahmed Mosque in Turkish, is an architectural gem that graces the skyline of Istanbul, Turkey. This stunning mosque is not only a place of worship but also a testament to the opulence and artistic achievement of the Ottoman Empire. Its striking silhouette against the city's skyline makes it a must-visit attraction for tourists from around the world. Unlike some mosques that restrict non-Muslim visitors, the Blue Mosque is open to tourists outside of prayer times. You are advised to dress modestly and respect the mosque's sanctity. The mosque's nickname, the "Blue Mosque," comes from the thousands of blue Iznik tiles that adorn its interior, featuring intricate floral patterns, creating a soothing and mesmerizing atmosphere. #travel #mosque #istanbul #turkey #turkiye #bluemosque #unescoworldheritage #unescoheritage
Posted: Sep 2, 2023
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