- the chief commercial section of Istanbul, Turkey.
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Examples from the Web for galata
His own work includes some similarly remarkable sunsets in Istanbul, as well as images of the Galata tower.Sarai Sierra, American Slain in Istanbul, Was an Artist in the Making
February 5, 2013
The site sits near a roadway and is in the vicinity of Galata Tower.‘Sunset, Istanbul Style’: Staten Island Woman Sarai Sierra Murdered
February 3, 2013
How long Macaulay would have continued his lecture on Galata Tower is uncertain.Paul Patoff
F. Marion Crawford
Ten liras to one that she is by this time in Galata with some of the Genoese Giaours.The Captain of the Janizaries
James M. Ludlow
When you didn't care any more about my doing that I lived in the shade in Galata.
In Galata and on the boat he had not dared to look into the eyes of those who thronged about him.
Opposite the business quarter of Galata, crowned by its tower.The Walls of Constantinople
Bernard Granville Baker
- a port in NW Turkey, a suburb and the chief business section of Istanbul
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