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Historical Peninsula in Turkey

A historical region which has flourished over the centuries since its earliest settlement, the Historical Peninsula hosts invaluable monuments of bygone civilizations.
 
Also called Suriçi (Walled City) the area was founded in 685 BC and named Byzantium until it grew within time and took its present shape in Istanbul.
 
The earliest settlement of Istanbul, the Historical peninsula is home to many valuable structures and monuments.