İstanbul is a magical seal which unites Europe and Asia since the ancient times
Dolmabahçe is the largest palace in Turkey. It has an area of 45,000 m2 (11.1 acres), and contains 285 rooms, 46 halls, 6 baths (hamam) and 68 toilets. The design contains eclectic elements from the Baroque, Rococo and Neoclassical styles, blended with traditional Ottoman architecture to create a new synthesis.
The Topkapı Palace (Turkish: Topkapı Sarayı; Ottoman Turkish: طوپقپو سرايى, Ṭopḳapu Sarāyı; meaning Cannon Gate Palace), or the Seraglio, is a large museum in the east of the Fatih district of Istanbul in Turkey. ... It was given the name Topkapı, meaning Cannon Gate, in the 19th century.