The Galata Tower — called Christea Turris by the Genoese — is a medieval stone tower in the Galata/Karaköy quarter of Istanbul, Turkey, just to the north of the Golden Horn's junction with the Bosphorus.
16 incredible UNESCO sites you probably didn’t know were in Turkey
Check out 13 amazing UNESCO sites in Turkey that will make you go "Wow." For more amazing pictures of Turkey follow @turkeyhome. Make sure you go on your great #TurquoiseHunt this summer.