Travel Flashback #2

Istanbul

They say that a well-traveled person can never be in only one place. It’s so true. Our hearts always wander. They always long for distant lands we fell for. Mine is not an exception. That’s why every Friday from now on I will be posting one picture of a place that has been on my … Continue reading “Travel Flashback #2”

Colors and tastes of Istanbul Markets

Istanbul

If one had but a single glance to give the world, one should gaze on Istanbul. Alphonse de Lamartine Istanbul has everything. Architecture, diversity, history, narrow alleys full of stories, dynamics, the cutest stray dogs in the universe, fantastic street food, stunning views. It stole my heart and it may steal yours if you go. … Continue reading “Colors and tastes of Istanbul Markets”

Cats of Istanbul

Istanbul

The cats of Istanbul. Stray cats that all should be named either Pasha or Sultan. They own the place. They got it right.

Istanbul in Black&White

Istanbul

“Life can’t be all that bad, I’d think from time to time. ‘Whatever happens, i can always take a long walk along the Bosphorus.” – Orhan Pamuk

Walking in Beyoğlu

Beyoğlu

Istanbul, Turkey // December 2013

Wandering around Eminönü

Eminönü

Istanbul, Turkey // December 2013

The Markets of Istanbul

Istanbul

Wandering around the Great Market and the Spice Market, Istanbul, December 2013

The Bosphorus Cruise

Bosphorus

Cruising up the Bosphorus. My birthday gift to myself, Istanbul, December 2013