Maiden's Tower (Kiz Kulesi)

Maiden's Tower (aka Kiz Kulesi or Leander's Tower) is one of the landmarks of Istanbul
Maiden's Tower (aka Kiz Kulesi or Leander's Tower) is one of the landmarks of Istanbul

Kiz Kulesi (or Maiden's Tower or Leander's Tower), the age-old symbol of love and romance, happens to be the landmark of Turkey. The Maiden's Tower features in just about every work of art on Turkey. Framed in pictures and paintings, it has many compositions dedicated to its glory. Its appearance as the secret hideout of the villainous Elektra in the James Bond movie "The World Is Not Enough", gives a clue to the immense charm it holds for millions across the globe.
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