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Dolmabahce Palace in Istanbul, Turkey : Photos, History and Guide

A Master work of Classical Ottoman Architecture. Edirne was the capital of the Ottoman Empire prior to the conquest of Istanbul and is famous for its mosques, the elegant domes and minarets, where as Selimiye is the most important monument in this historic city.

An Ottoman Tent in Wawel Royal Castle. A 17th-century Turkish tent currently on display at the Wawel Royal Castle, Cracow is a large and powerful reminder of the historic threat to Europe posed by the Turks and the decisive battle at Vienna with the invading Ottoman armies.

Topkapi Palace. Primary residence of the Ottoman Sultans. Construction began in 1459. Istanbul, Turkey

Armenian Cathedral in Deir ez-Zor. | Armenians have had a long history in Syria, most arrived there during the Armenian Genocide of 1915 committed by the Ottoman Empire.