I was walking through the lovely gardens of the Dolmabahce Palace in Istanbul the other day.. when I came accross the most surreal scene.. Continue reading
Here is a selection of pictures taken at the Topkapi Palace (the home and seat of goverment of the Sultans during the Ottoman Empire), the Blue Mosque (the symbol of the city of Istanbul, called like this beacause of the 20,000 marvelous pieces of glazed blue tiles decorating its interior), Continue reading
Yesterday I promised you to tell you about my hamman experience here in Istanbul.. how is it really? How does it work?
So I arrived on Monday in Istanbul and so far it is really cool. Continue reading
I am very excited cause tomorrow.. I am going to Istanbul for a whole week! I am going to visit one of my best friends who moved there almost a year ago now. So watch out for the live report on how-it-really-is-to-go-to-hammam over there (do you go fully naked?), how is Turkish fashion, the best addresses in town, the latest bargaining techniques at the bazar, how to smoke narghile the Turkish way, how do their crazy coffee tastes like & many more Turkish delights.. Cant’ wait!