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Topkopi Palace was the primary residence of the Ottoman sultans for approximately 400 years...
It was a reception area for important state occasions and is now a museum for holy relics of the Muslim world.

TRAVEL:
1978 -


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Topkopi Palace as seen from the water, Istanbul, Turkey, 1978.



Courtyard, Topkopi Palace, Istanbul, Turkey, 1978.



Tower, Topkopi Palace, Istanbul, Turkey, 1978.



Old kitchens, Topkopi Palace, Istanbul, Turkey, 1978.



Our tour group, Topkopi Palace, Istanbul, Turkey, 1978.



Museum piece, Topkopi Palace, Istanbul, Turkey, 1978.



Fellow tourist, John, doing a meet and greet with a Topkopi cat, Istanbul, Turkey, 1978.





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