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Princes' Islands, secret heaven

It was one of those days when I wanted to escape the hectic life of Istanbul at least for a day. I wore my loose pants, white hat, white jacket, took my iPod, put some money and ticket card in my pocket,  and took a ferry to the islands. 544 altre parole


Mystery Sign

My translation software says the sign reads “Picnic Notice.” That leaves me confused.

The sign is just a few metres away from the Buyukada Orphanage (see yesterday’s post). 90 altre parole


Buyukada Orphanage

I wrote about visiting one of the Princes Islands in Istanbul, and my interest in the abandoned building at the top of the hill. I recently discovered there is more to the story of that abandoned orphanage than what I learned on the trip. 564 altre parole