Photographs of the Bosphorus

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Towards the Marmara Sea

The Bosphorus has been a main trading route since the time of Noah and the flood (reputed to have taken place when the Marmara Sea broke through into the Black Sea). It is also the boundary between Europe and Asia, separating Istanbul into two halves.

More pictures of the Bosphorus

The Naval School
Galatasari University



The West Bridge
Across the Golden Horn