Alman Çeşmesi is a styled fountain in Sultanahmet Square. It was constructed to commemorate the second anniversary of Wilhelm II’s visit to Istanbul in 1898. It was built in Germany, then transported piece by piece and assembled in its current site in 1900. 122 more words
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Kiğılı is one of Turkey’s most successful and established names in menswear. The owner, Abdullah Kiğılı opened his first store in 1969.
The brand has expanded to some 180 stores located throughout Turkey and 10 Kiğılı stores in surrounding countries. 108 more words
Galata Mevlevihanesi (est. 1491) Müzesi
The Mevleviye is an ascetic Sufi order founded in 1273 in Konya, gradually spread throughout the Ottoman Empire. Today, the Mevleviye can be found in many Turkish communities throughout the world, but the most active and famous centres of the order’s activity are in Konya and Istanbul. 303 more words