Hagia Sofia

Hagia Sophia (from the Greek: Ἁγία Σοφία, “Holy Wisdom“; Latin: Sancta Sophia or Sancta Sapientia; Turkish: Ayasofya) is a former Greek Orthodox patriarchal basilica (church), later an imperial mosque, and now a museum (Ayasofya Müzesi) in Istanbul, Turkey. From the date of its construction in 537 until 1453, it served as an Eastern Orthodox cathedral…

Das gelbe vom Ei | Yumurtanın sarısı

Easter is just around the corner, spring has arrived the city and tulips are blooming. After having had a very long and cold winter, we have done our spring cleaning properly. Now, the nest has been constructed, eggs have been laid and the chicks are hatching gradually. As Manzara Istanbul we are wishing all our…