Istanbul

Istanbul is the largest city in the Middle East and contains nearly active mosques. This is a list of three of the most amazing mosques in Istanbul.

Blue Mosque, Istanbul

Blue Mosque, Istanbul Photograph by Wilfried Krecichwost/Getty Images The Sultan Ahmet Mosque in Old Town Istanbul is better known by its nickname, the Blue Mosque, given for the thousands of azure tiles that cover its interior.

Blue Mosque, Istanbul

Blue Mosque, Istanbul Photograph by Wilfried Krecichwost/Getty Images The Sultan Ahmet Mosque in Old Town Istanbul is better known by its nickname, the Blue Mosque, given for the thousands of azure tiles that cover its interior.

Istanbul

Istanbul is the largest city in the Middle East and contains nearly active mosques. This is a list of three of the most amazing mosques in Istanbul.

The Prophet's Mosque, Medina

Medina, Saudi Arabia This huge mosque stands over the site of the Prophet Muhammad's house and tomb and is the second holiest mosque in the world after al-Haram in Mecca.

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