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Istanbul. Sultan Ahmed Mosque (Blue Mosque)

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The Sultan Ahmed Mosque is a historical mosque in Istanbul. The mosque is one of several mosques known as the Blue Mosque for the blue tiles adorning the walls of its interior. It was built between 1609 and 1616, during the rule of Ahmed I. The Sultan Ahmed Mosque has become one of the greatest tourist attractions of Istanbul.

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