06/04/2015 08:25 am ET Updated Jun 10, 2015

Through Your Lens: Turkey's Colors And Contrasts

The WorldPost's "Through Your Lens" series brings you stunning photos taken by social media users in a different country around the world every week. This week, we explore the colors and contrasts of Turkey.

From the rocky valleys of Cappadocia to the mosques and nightclubs of Istanbul, Turkey embodies the myriad contradictions inherent in being a bridge between the eastern and western worlds.

Check out some of the beautiful images taken in the country below, and tag your Twitter and Instagram photos from around the world with #WorldPostGram so we can feature them in our next post.

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Butterfly Valley, Fethiye, Turkey #homeof #Fethiye #Turkey #yoldaolmak #Akdeniz #Mavi

A photo posted by Kemal Kaya (@yoldaolmak) on


A photo posted by Uygur Gumuslu (@uygurme) on

Jummah Mubarak #bluemosque #istanbul

A photo posted by Zeeshan Bakhrani (@zeeshanbakhrani) on

Zorlu Center, İstanbul, Türkiye.

A photo posted by Mustafa Selçuk (@mmselcuk) on

[i'm losing my favourite game] #istanbul

A photo posted by SOz (@snyx) on

#istanbul | 140 yıldır raylarda👌

A photo posted by C a n K. (@rasitcank) on

🎽👗👚 @istanbulcity

A photo posted by Ciler Gecici (@audiosoup) on

Istiklal Street 🚠

A photo posted by Recep Ergün (@recepergn13) on

‼️ Falling 🙀 Today was very gloomy but this kitten made my day. 🙈

A photo posted by Şeyma Öztürk (@allonsydix) on