Tag Archives: Istanbul

Watchtower of Turkey

This dizzying video beautifully captures something of the intrigue and mystique that Turkey holds for me. Advertisements

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Istanbul Streetz: Volume 8

We’ve been seeing this panda everywhere.

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Istanbul Streetz: Volume 7

Somewhere behind Galatasaray Lisesi.

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Haliç

My favorite person in my favorite city.

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Gezi Park Riots in Istanbul

The footage coming out of Istanbul is shocking. My heart is heavy for the city I called home for two years.

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Istanbul Inspired by Monocle

This video does a wonderful job capturing the mystique and potential of Istanbul. It’s also the first time I’ve heard Orhan Pamuk give an interview in English!

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Breakfast at Kale

I finally got to take Julie to Kale for kahvaltı. Everyone I know who has been there agrees: it’s the best Turkish breakfast in Istanbul. We met my friend Çağan, who is finishing his last year at Boğaziçi University,  and we enjoyed catching … Continue reading

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