Edirne is a city in , in northwest . It lies on the gently rolling Thracian plains and just east of confluence of Maritsa, Tundzha, and Arda Rivers, known in Turkish as Meriç, Tunca, and Arda, respectively.

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The Old Mosque is an early 15th-century Ottoman mosque in , Turkey. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Edirne Palace, or formerly New Imperial Palace is a former a palace of the Ottoman sultans in , mostly during the era when the city was the capital of the empire. is situated 1½ km north of Edirne. Photo: CeeGee, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Grand Synagogue of Edirne, aka Adrianople Synagogue is a historic Sephardi synagogue located in Maarif Street of , Turkey. Photo: CeeGee, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The Üç Şerefeli Mosque is a 15th-century Ottoman mosque in , Turkey. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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