According to a legend, young brave adventurer, Byzas (Emperor Byzantine) wanted to be free and to save himself from the press of his masters. To learn his fate, he went to an oracle of Delphi. That oracle said him ''you will found an Empire across the land of blind people.
Therefore, he sett off and looked for everywhere. At the last he saw a fascinating place with Bosphorus landscape having strategic position against any attack. When he also discovered another location placed accross of him, he told ''were those people blind, why did they settle there instead of here? At the moment he remembered the oracle's sayings. Then he found his country where today is well known as Kadıköy in Istanbul.