Istanbul Modern: Istanbul’s Contemporty Art Scene
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Istanbul Modern: Istanbul’s Contemporty Art Scene

The burgeoning art scene in Istanbul is nothing to be ignored.  So far one of my favorite places to partake in the artistic offerings of the city is Istanbul Modern, which opened in 2011. Located approximately 1/2 mile from the Karakoy port, Istanbul Modern is quickly accessible to travelers and natives alike. If you happen … Continue reading

Cappadocia: Topdeck Restaurant, Stunning Vistas, & Rich Histories
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Cappadocia: Topdeck Restaurant, Stunning Vistas, & Rich Histories

  Outside the bustling everyday life of Istanbul there is a magically serene interior that I can only hope that each of you are lucky enough to see one day. I recently traveled to Cappadocia, a region settled in the interior of Turkey. Comprised of several smaller cities, we opted (purely by chance) to stay … Continue reading

Guacamole: My Superpower
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Guacamole: My Superpower

For all of you serious addicts who are missing me, or rather missing my guacamole (Nick, Lizzie, Annie, you know who you are), this post is for you. I have been told that making guacamole is my superpower. I have also been told that it is the stuff of voodoo priestesses. An Argentinian man once … Continue reading

Pho 75: A Tale of Addiction
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Pho 75: A Tale of Addiction

Addiction is a cruel mistress: consuming your thoughts & affecting your actions.  Don’t be mistaken, you can be addicted to anything: alcohol, cupcakes, shopping. So with a heavy heart, I confess my own addiction: Pho. And not just any pho; my addiction is to a specific pho establishment located at the Langley / Takoma Park … Continue reading