Happy Anniversary!!Happy two Years in Istanbul

     It was two years ago, on Valentines Day, when i  moved to Istanbul for a three month internship. My plan was to live here for 3 months, save some money and move to Beijing, China for a year. I was thirsty for adventure and exploring new places. China seemed the perfect destination, Far enough… Continue reading Happy Anniversary!!Happy two Years in Istanbul

My monthly dose of love

This morning i received a small box from bikutumutluluk. I can not express with words how happy and excited i was to open the box and find out what was inside. I felt like my 4 years old students when I give them stickers or lollipops!! I was jumping and clapping my hands, with a big smile on… Continue reading My monthly dose of love

Boza – a Turkish traditional winter drink

   Boza is a fermented  drink made from Wheat Durum, Water, Sugar, Roasted Chickpeas and Cinammon. It is rich in vitamins and carbohydrates. Some of the vitamins found in Boza are calcium, iron, niacin, phosphorus, riboflavin, thiamine and zinc. Boza was produced  first by native Anatolians and Mesopotamians at the 9th or 8th millennia BC. On the 4th… Continue reading Boza – a Turkish traditional winter drink

Cihangir

Click here to find al the photos(and even more) eparately! Enjoy Cihangir is a small neighbourhood just 5 minutes away from Taksim. The name Cihangir  has Persian origin jahan + gir (جهانگیر) and it means “conqueror of the world”. The area is so peaceful and calm. Its artistic and bohemian aura make you wanna come back soon!  

Weekend “escape in the city” for your little ones

Click here to find the photos of this post and even more!! Enjoy Last Saturday i was walking around Nisantasi and i came across this Painting Exhibition, made by children. It reminded my childhood, when once i participated in a Painting contest and i won the First Prize in whole Greece! If you have some free time… Continue reading Weekend “escape in the city” for your little ones

357 days till Christmas

Click here to find the photos of this post and even more!! Enjoy I know  Christmas it’s over and i don’t want to accept it. .  Maybe it’s the christmas tree in my living room or the christmas songs still playing in my playlist. . But somehow i feel like the festive spirit is all… Continue reading 357 days till Christmas