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An Evening in Istanbul

Yet another fun thing to do in Istanbul is to take the underground funicular up to Taksim Square. Taksim was not part of my original plan, but the husband prevailed. 757 altre parole

Been There Done That

Istanbul; Day 2

Shortly after returning from India via Turkey, we went to dinner to a charming place in New Jersey called The Bosphorus. The highlight of this place for us was that is a *BYOB restaurant.Talking of alcohol, sale and consumption of alcohol is not prohibited in Turkey, but the prices in Istanbul were quite prohibitive. 1.121 altre parole

Been There Done That

The happy me

Walking the streets of Istanbul. At Istikhal and around the Galata neighborhood. On the way to the Galata Tower. Visit Turkey again, I’ll want to see Capadocia and stay in the Cave Hotel…mmm… Day dreams. 22 altre parole


Weekly Photo Challenge: Wall (IV)

This week’s fourth and probably final entry from me for the Weekly Photo Challenge is a rather colourful wall I spotted near to the Galata Bridge, in Istanbul, here in Türkiye when we ventured up that way earlier in the year… 52 altre parole



Karaköy’de bir gün… Ece Nur Biçer


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The snake

Nobody poses for a picture with the snake?

The day I was reading about art that has become a non-object without traces, not to be purchased and now with greater immaterial power, ever than before. 45 altre parole


Four Days in Turkey

Last week was one for the record books!  I returned from my four day Turkey trip at 1 Sunday morning- just in time for a 4 hour nap before getting ready for school.   1.271 altre parole