Visit TOPKAPI PALACE in Turkey

The Topkapi Palace is located in Istanbul, Turkey. It is said to be the official residence of the Ottoman Sultans and has been here from the past four centuries, from a period of 1465 till 1853.The palace is a major tourist attraction nowadays, when it was actually a place for official occasion of the state and an entertainment place. The Topkapi word literally means a 'cannon gate palace'.
In 1985, the palace belonged to the historic areas of Istanbul and became a part of the UNESCO, World Heritage center. The palace has the Ottoman architecture all over with a big and a huge collocation of arms and weapons, miniatures, jewelry etc.