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Bucaleon Palace, Istanbul

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  • Unfortunately what is left of the palace appears to be crumbling; and it will probably be allowed to fall into complete disrepair without some kind of official or charitable intervention.  more »
  • In his docu, Islam: The Untold Story, Tom Holland visits the ruin of Bucaleon Palace and muses, "This is the White House -it's where the Emperor lives.It's the Pentagon. It's the heartof the defence.....  more »
  • Everybody who comes into town from Atatürk Airport knows the sight of the dilapidated building with a few empty windows staring out st Marmara Sea, and nothing much else left. The state of this...  more »

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