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The May 10 1556 Istanbul (Constantinople) earthquake | hand colored woodcut depicting damage in Istanbul from the May 10, 1556 earthquake. Hagia Sophia dome and other buildings were heavily damaged, with many fatalities. A comet was sighted on March 5, 1556 and seen for 12 days | printed by Herman Gall in Nuremberg (1556)
Istanbul, Turkey. Istanbul was Constantinople/Now it's Istanbul, not Constantinople/Been a long time gone, Constantinople/Now it's Turkish delight on a moonlit night...
The perfect example of modern meets ancient: Turkey, Istanbul (not Constantinople, now).
Constantinople and Istanbul, Turkey
istanbul, not constantinople
Constantinople, now Istanbul
Old and New Photos of Istanbul - Constantinople
#Stambul to niezwykłe miejsce - to jedno z najludniejszych miast w Europie. Odkrywaj świat z Big-Ative www.big-active.pl/
The City Walls of Constantinople. ** I was going to put this under Asia, or maybe Europe. Maybe Architecture?
Istanbul, Turkey www.wpsubscribers... www.desktoplighti... www.laptoptrainin...
Mosaics from the Great Palace of Constantinople (modern Istanbul).