n travel or in our daily lives we pass by others, forgetting that all the people we interact with are just like us…
Turkish people often use old, wise sayings in order to make the best possible decisions to avoid sticky situations. Proverbs and their affect on people’s day-to-day decisions are very strong in Turkey.
When I started exploring the world nearly 12 months ago now, a primary concern of mine was finding a way…
Istanbul is one of the most exciting and satisfying cities in the world that can leave an ever-lasting effect on you in just a few days.
The following authors tell captivating tales of Istanbul and Turkey that provide unique and unparalleled insight into this part of the world.
Istanbul is famous for rugs – that’s good. It is also famous for those who sell rugs – that’s, well, not so good. You can either take our word for it, or go out on your own and find out the hard way.
All of these drinks are native to Turkey and/or the Ottoman Empire and they provide an insight into modern Turkish culture.
There are a lot of cities and regions in the world today that you can refer to as ‘a culture that has been influenced both by the West and the East’ but Istanbul is THE location where the West and the East came together and gave birth to something UNIQUE.
11.000 years old! – that’s 6 more than the Egyptian pyramids.
To have some fun (that’s what bars are for) this list is presented by comparing the bars to their celebrity counterpart. I think it will help you understand the sort of place that you’re about to step into.