Edirne is a city in Thrace, the westernmost part of Turkey, close to the borders with Greece and Bulgaria. It is the capital of Edirne Province. It is situated on Europe lsands of Turkey. The city had been the central of Ottoman Empire for a long time.


There are many historical buildings that reflects ottoman architecture. The most important of them is Selimiye Mosque that really impresses you with its wonderful appearance.

There are attractive palaces, the most prominent one being the Edirne Palace, which was the Palace of the Empire built during the reign of Murat II. There are the amazing caravansaries, like the Rustem Pasha and Ekmekcioglu Ahmet Pasha caravansaries, which were designed to host travelers, in the 16th century.

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