Why Isn’t Love Enough: Istanbul’s Guide to Non-Turkish Food
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Why Isn’t Love Enough: Istanbul’s Guide to Non-Turkish Food

Why isn’t love enough: It’s hard to compete with Rakı while overlooking the Bosphorous.  It’s even more difficult to suggest that your taste buds might need something more than Kavaltı on rare occasions. Who (could’ve imagined) that more than gozeleme, menemen, cilbir, or Turkish coffee was necessary to sustain life. Then there is that rare … Continue reading

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

Library Restaurant: Portsmith Maine
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Library Restaurant: Portsmith Maine

During my trip to Boston, my friend insisted that we do something wholesome, which meant shopping. I’m generally not opposed, but upon getting to Kittery, ME I was a bit confused. Where was the mall? If you were unaware, the shops at Kittery, are a sporadic outcropping of malls tucked into this tiny ME town. … Continue reading