Sultan Ahmed Mosque, Istanbul

The Blue Mosque or Sultan Ahmed Mosque in Istanbul is the work of Sedefkar Mehmet Aga , a pupil of the architect Sinan . It is situated opposite the Hagia Sophia , separated both by beautiful landscaped, and is the only one in Istanbul that has six minarets .

Not the grand exterior overshadows its sumptuous interior, in which a true symphony of beautiful blue tiles Iznik , give this space a very special atmosphere.

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