» TASTE OF THE PAST
Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
Sabancı Museum is joining the festivities to celebrate the 600 years of friendly ties between Turkey and its Ottoman antecedents and Poland, exhibiting an impressive display of artifacts collected through the centuries
Some of the leading philosophers in Islam such as al-Kindi, Ubn Sina, Ibn Rushd and al-Razi were also physicians.
As illustrious as it is, the Yeni Mosque, which overlooks the Bosphorus, underwent several harrowing challenges before it could be completed
The earliest use of copper in the Near East comes from the Sumerians who manufactured spears, arrowheads and tools such as chisels from the metal as early as 6000 years ago
The Ottomans enjoyed quite a diverse variety of beverages, alcoholic and non-alcoholic, ranging from şerbet, to wine, and arak, which they were introduced to upon coming to Anatolia, bringing along beloved drinks like ayran and boza