Category Archives: Istanbul

One Step Forward, Two Steps Back

I caught up with some friends this past weekend, who had recently visited Istanbul with their daughter in late May.  We had recommended the wonderful guide we had when we visited various parts of Turkey in 2009. All in all, … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Foreign

For this weekly photo challenge, I chose to show some photos we took while visiting Turkey. To my family, travel is our expression of adventure.  It is one of our greatest indulgences and our source of respite from our day-to-day. … Continue reading

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