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August 24, 2014

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Tünel,  Istanbul

Tünel is the second-oldest subterranean urban rail line in the world, after the London Underground. The underground railway tunnel goes uphill from close to sea level and is about 573 metres long.

October 2012.

8 Comments leave one →
  1. August 28, 2014 1:11 pm

    Istanbul is an interesting city. A lot of great architecture.


    • August 29, 2014 8:04 pm

      I agree with you. And did you know, that the Turks are friendly people – and that Turkish cuisine is one of the best in the world?


  2. August 29, 2014 12:36 am

    I had no idea that this underground line in Istanbul is the second oldest in the world.


    • August 29, 2014 8:07 pm

      Nor had I… And it’s steep, short – but connects two parts of the city, where the streets between are the steep, long and very difficult to pass.


  3. August 29, 2014 8:47 am

    Very beautiful photo.


  4. September 1, 2014 7:26 pm

    Jeg fikk ikke prøvd dette da jeg var der!
    Flott bilde!


    • September 17, 2014 8:25 pm

      Det er jo ikke nogen lang tur, men det går stejlt opad. Men det er I jo vant til i Norge!!


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