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ISTANBUL: Soho House and beyond

I was aware, after a few paces, that my wife was no longer at my side. She had stopped dead, like a show jumper pulled up at a particularly intimidating fence. 1,350 more words


Lentil stuffed aubergines from Istanbul

Lentil Stuffed Aubergines from Istanbul

I had fun reading all your comments yesterday! :) and well done to Lisa at Basil and Oil who guessed my destination outright within a few minutes of posting! 244 more words

Dairy Free

The Working Tourist

Whenever I start my time in an unknown but large, developing nation city, maps are only of limited use. The streets are windy and circuitous, they change names (and are invariably unpronounceable) and they do all manner of impolite things, like end abruptly. 1,571 more words

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week- Istanbul

For one of my journalism classes, I have been researching a curation project over the production of Mercedes Benz Fashion Week. During New York’s week of shows, it was so easy to cover and find plenty of sources because of publications and bloggers that I already knew of, and because the information was in English. 296 more words


I'm Off to Turkey, I'll See Y'all Later!

Hey, folks! See the person above, trying to squeeze the entire contents of her wardrobe into her suitcase – this is me! Well, it’s not ‘actually’ me, I ‘borrowed’ this image from Google, but you know what I mean! 978 more words