Golden Horn


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Golden Horn:

see İstanbulİstanbul
, city (1990 pop. 6,748,435) and metropolitan muncipality, capital of İstanbul prov., NW Turkey, on both sides of the Bosporus at its entrance into the Sea of Marmara. Since 2004 the metropolitan municipality and province have been coterminous.
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Golden Horn

 

(Turkish name, Halic), a bay by the European shores of the southern entrance to the Bosporus Straits. Length, 12.2 km; width, 91–122 km; depth, 47 m. The city and port of Istanbul is situated on both shores of the bay. [9–-1690–1]

Golden Horn

an inlet of the Bosporus in NW Turkey, forming the harbour of Istanbul
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Those looking for a superior steakhouse coupled with magnificent views across the Golden Horn can visit Tekfur for lunch or dinner, whilst the Kathisma Private Dining Room invites diners to experience an array of famous special plates, with dishes designed to take guests back to the Byzantium period.
"Golden Horn had an awful lot of speed and John Gosden always felt he could have won the 2000 Guineas if he hadn't been as immature as a two-year-old.
However, owner Oppenheimer said: "Cracksman is a lovely, laidback horse but he's quite different to Golden Horn.
"It will be difficult to top it." In six days, Dettori takes the mount on Cracksman, a colt by the mighty Frankel and, like Golden Horn, representing trainer John Gosden and owner Anthony Oppenheimer.
ery strong, his perforall, but we man for fun "Golden Horn was a ve legitimate favourite and h mance in the Dante said it didn't supplement Cracksm in April," said Gosden.
Swiss and Turkish cuisine will also be available at the Skydome Roof Lounge, which offers breath-taking panoramic views of the Golden Horn.
They include the Golden Horn Suite, which has a generously-sized living room and a Jacuzzi on one of its two balconies.
Like Golden Horn, Dettori's Derby ride this afternoon, Wings Of Desire, heads the Classic market.
The 4-1 shot was held up by Ryan Moore as Golden Horn (4-6) tried to keep tabs on the trailblazing Shining Copper who quickly built up a huge lead under Luis Saez.
Hopes are high we will see Golden Horn again, but if this was to be his last race, what a way to go out.
Dettori is also of the opinion Golden Horn would have won the Irish Champion Stakes at Leopardstown on Saturday in convincing fashion, but for veering sharply across the track in the final furlong.