Whilst leafing through the Istanbul pages of a guide book one day, I saw a photo of a peaceful looking, historic area where people could go to smoke nargile (water pipe) and drink çay. This place was Çorlulu Alipaşa Medresesi
ORTAKOY MOSQUE : was built by (Armenian Architect) Nigogos BALYAN. in Baroque-style for Sultan Abdulmecit, between in Istanbul. Nigogos new desing was tried in This Mosque and Dolmabahce Mosque.