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İvaz Efendi Mosque

By boat to Ayvansaray, on the Golden Horn, and a short, but steepish walk


A minor Sinan mosque, dated 1585, perched on top of a tower of the Land Walls – sadly the view has been spoilt by misguided reconstruction work, and the interior, though pretty enough, is very badly painted.


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Issue 57, May 2018 Black Sea Miracle
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