A Cappadocia hot air balloon ride is probably the most famous place on earth soar above the landscape. It’s been a dream of ours since we first saw images of colourful balloons floating above the fairy chimneys and dotting the lunar landscape. A Cappadocia hot air balloon flight is something you won’t soon forget. But we learned that not all flights… Read More
Turkey is a country in the Middle East straddling the continents of Asia and Europe. It is a fascinating country of contrasts that is high on any travelers list.
These are all the things to do in Istanbul to make the most of your stay. If there is one city that can truly claim the title of being the gateway to both Europe and Asia, it’s Istanbul. 12 Things to do in Istanbul Straddling two continents, Istanbul is a city divided by the narrow waterway known as the Bosphorus. The city… Read More
I have this desire to stay in unique areas and to choose unique accommodation. Hence we arrived in Goreme in the centre of Fairy Chimneys in Turkey. My husband decided that he wanted to see a total eclipse of the sun, as you do. So, he rang me at 7 in the morning and told me, to ‘make it happen’…. Read More
The Sultan Ahmed Mosque of Istanbul is the city’s most famous landmark. You may not have heard of the Sultan Ahmed Mosque, but I am sure that you have heard of its other name, The Blue Mosque. So why is it called the blue mosque when it is clearly not blue? The Blue Mosque It got its name from the… Read More