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Rumeli Hisari Muzesi (Fortress of Europe).
Overlooking the Bosphorus. Built by Mehmet the Conqueror in 1452 in only four months. It stands opposite his Anadolu Hisari (Fortress of Asia) at the narrowest part of the water as he planned his siege of Constantinople in 1453.

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Additional Photos by arnie mcnally (arnie) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 342 W: 0 N: 64] (1771)
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