Rediscovery of a forgotten palace and harbor

Brochure by Özlem Bilgiç

Rediscovery of a forgotten palace and harbor (PDF)

Published in: on January 28, 2010 at 14:35  Leave a Comment  

Field Trip 1 – Great Palace (Burak Tiftik)

Our first field trip was to Sultan Ahmet, where we observed several of the Byzantine ruins from the era when the empire was its height. Unfortunately most of the ruins were not actually present, therefore we also got a chance to improve our imaginations as well.
The Great Palace, constructed by Constantine and improved by Justinian was used until 1204, after the fourth crusade the financial cost of maintaining the palace was too great. (more…)

Published in: on November 6, 2009 at 19:18  Leave a Comment  
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