Zeyrek is part of the Fatih district of Istanbul. It overlooks the Golden Horn, and got its name from the mosque of Zeyrek. It hosts also several Byzantine cisterns and the little Şeyh Süleyman Mosque, also of Byzantine origin. It is a picturesque but poor neighborhood.The center of Zeyrek is on the World Heritage list as part of the Historic Areas of Istanbul, the World Heritage site.
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Category:Travel and Places
Subcategory:Middle East
Subcategory Detail:Turkey
Keywords:Constantinopel, Constantinople, Historic Areas of Istanbul, Istanboel, Istanbul, Patriomonio de la Humanidad, Turkey, Turkije, Turquie, Türkei, Türkiye, Unesco, Welterbe, World Heritage, Zeyrek, dünya mirası, fatih, golden horn, historic areas of istanbul, islam, moskee, mosque, mosque of zeyrek, patrimoine mondial, werelderfgoed