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The Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, Turkey

  • Aired: 1/7/2010
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Take a tour of Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, Turkey € part of the World € s Greatest Attractions travel video series by GeoBeats. Istanbul € s famous Hagia Sophia is a classic example of Byzantine architecture. Its uniquely constructed dome is a source of interest for many. The church served as a Christian place of worship from the year 360 until the 1300s. Under the Ottoman Empire, it was converted into a mosque.

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