Basil’s Cathedral ~ Moscow ~ Russia ~ The spectacular St. Basil's Cathedral in Moscow was commissioned by Ivan the Terrible in the century to commemorate a military victory. It is easily the most famous sight on Red Square. The riot of color a
Interior view of the Hagia Sophia, showing Islamic elements on the top ofthe main dome, Turkey. The Hagia Sophia originally built as a Christian church by Roman Emperor Justinian I in Constantinople (aka Istanbul).
Blue Mosque or The Sultan Ahmed Mosque is an historic mosque in Istanbul. The mosque is popularly known as the Blue Mosque for the blue tiles adorning the walls of its interior. It was built during the rule of Ahmed I.