The Golden Horn is a narrow arm of the sea, which branches from the Bosporus (a sort of broad river which connects the Marmora and Black Seas,) and, curving around, divides the city in the middle.
On the other bank of the Bosporus is Scutari and other suburbs of Constantinople.
It is handsomely and neatly fitted up, but no man could handle it well in the turbulent currents that sweep down the Bosporus from the Black Sea, and few men could row it satisfactorily even in still water.
He ceas'd; and SATAN staid not to reply, But glad that now his Sea should find a shore, With fresh alacritie and force renew'd Springs upward like a Pyramid of fire Into the wilde expanse, and through the shock Of fighting Elements, on all sides round Environ'd wins his way; harder beset And more endanger'd, then when ARGO pass'd Through BOSPORUS
betwixt the justling Rocks: Or when ULYSSES on the Larbord shunnd CHARYBDIS, and by th' other whirlpool steard.
Activity in the Bosporus
has been high since last week and continued to be so.
God willing, we will lay the foundation for a new canal parallel to the Bosporus
, what we call the Istanbul Canal--my dream--most likely at the end of this year or at the beginning of 2018," Erdogan said.
According to the Defense Ministry, the Liman collided with another ship, Ashot-7, about 40km northwest from the Bosporus
30pm when the 40-year-old who was driving along Bosporus
Street in Paralimni, ignored a stop sign and entered another street where he crashed into a car driven by a 29-year-old man.
Curator Caroline de Guitaut adjusts Queen Elizabeth II's wedding dress designed by Sir Norman Hartnell in 1947, during a press preview for Fashioning a Reign: 90 Years of Style from The Queen's Wardrobe, an exhibition at Buckingham Palace in London | Pro-government supporters protest on Istanbul's iconic Bosporus
The Turkish military authorities closed the two key Bosporus
bridges on Friday amid recurring gunfire shooting in some locations in Istanbul, the NTV channel said.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- A warplane belonging to Russian army passed through ystanbul's Bosporus
Strait under tight surveillance by Turkish coast guard teams on Thursday.
The show is broadcast on a new channel - See TV - and is recorded on a boat that floats in the Bosporus