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Kağıthane Emirgan Promenade

 
Catalogue
Ottoman Gardens
City
Istanbul
Country
Turkey
Authors
Nurhan Atasoy;
Seyit Ali Kahraman

Description

Evliya Çelebi describes this place as follows: There is a bathhouse made out of glass walls where bathers can watch the birds feeding their young within the rose garden. Outside, there is a vineyard and a wooded area where lovers meet.

 

Source

  • Travel Account, 17th century
Catalogue
Ottoman Gardens
City
Istanbul
Country
Turkey
Authors
Nurhan Atasoy;
Seyit Ali Kahraman