Speak English at the Land of Legends


Troy:
As mentioned in the epic poems of Homer, Iliad and Odyssey this is where the famous Trojan War(around 1200 BC) happened. And if you never heard of the poems before, this is where the real story of the movie Troy takes place.

Maiden’s tower: Tower in the middle of the Bosphorus. Myth says an emperor build this tower to protect his beloved daughter from an awful prophecy.

Galata Tower: Best view in İstanbul. This medieval stone tower was built in 13th century. This tower is the host of a city legend. According to the writings of Evliya Celebi, Hezarfen Ahmet Celebi had made a successfull flight with the eagle wings he invented. He flew from the top of the Galata Tower and crossed the bosphorus and landed safe.