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Photos: Dernier pays de notre tour du monde: la Turquie!

TURKEY | Fri, 8 Jul 2016 | By finally | Photo Gallery

La Turquie est le 26ème pays et le dernier de ce tour du monde qui aura duré au total 14 mois. ATTENTAT TERRORISTE Heureusement que nous n'étions pas au courant de la situation délicate de la Turquie touchée par différents attentats terroristes durant ... Read more >
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Tags: antalya, cappadoce, cirali, istanbul, konya, turquie

Ten Days In Turkey

TURKEY | Sun, 15 Nov 2015 | By iain_and_tamara | Views [778] | Comments [1]

Ask any Kiwi traveller what to see in Turkey and their lists will generally be almost identical: Istanbul, Cappadocia, Pamukkale and Gallipoli. Before leaving the UK Tamara popped over to Gallipoli for Anzac day 2002. On that visit she embarked on a ... Read more >

Tags: cappadocia, caves, gallipoli, istanbul, palaces, pamukkale, turkey

Sadece Istanbul

TURKEY | Tue, 21 Jul 2015 | By merveselenayi | Views [456]

private turkey tours     -    turkey tours +++  daily cappadocia tours Istanbul inanılmaz güzellikte olan ve burası hakikaten Osmanlı imparatorluğu ve Roma İmparatorluğu zamanında yapılmış çok özel ... Read more >

Tags: gezi, istanbul, seyahat, turkey

I wish a week was a lifetime.

TURKEY | Wed, 18 Feb 2015 | By homeless_harry | Views [814]

Every day in Instabul feels being lost in a fairy tale. Fairy tales don't come cheap it seems, and ticking off all the sights could have bought me another backpacks worth of goods from the Grand Bazaar. And getting lost can be just as costly, as I found ... Read more >

Tags: ayasophia, basicilia cistern, dervish, istanbul, topkapi palace, turkey

A day that epitomises why I travel.

TURKEY | Tue, 17 Feb 2015 | By homeless_harry | Views [814] | Comments [1]

Judging Istabul by Istiklal street is like going to the Taj Mahal and judging it by the garden out the front. I may have been a bit too premature with my praise for Istanbul, literally, but after a couple of days in Sultanahment, I don't think my approbation ... Read more >

Tags: istanbul, lost, mosque, shopping

More contrast between expectation and reality.

TURKEY | Thu, 12 Feb 2015 | By homeless_harry | Views [826] | Comments [1]

I must have looked like a Google street view car for the two days I spent walking up and down all the little alleyways that lead off Istiklal Street. Everything I saw seemed photo worthy. And not just click, click, click now-delete, delete, delete later.... Read more >

Tags: cold, food, istanbul, scam, turkey, wind, women

Instant Istanbul infatuation.

TURKEY | Tue, 10 Feb 2015 | By homeless_harry | Views [775] | Comments [2]

In seven trips overseas, I have not been able to venture further afield than Asia. I'll let the reader decide whether or not they think the reasons behind that were financial, or geographical in motivation. Whatever they were, it is a new world that ... Read more >

Tags: cold, flights, istanbul, lost, sweets, travel, turkey

Path to Decision

NEW ZEALAND | Thu, 8 Jan 2015 | By nesrin | Views [447] | Comments [1]

It feels so good to finally say "I don't know exactly. May be three months, may be more, we'll see!" when people ask me for how long I am traveling. Before, the answer would be, and it always has been; "just two weeks, becauseI need to go back to work".... Read more >

Tags: auckland, decision, istanbul, new zealand, quit job, start travelling, turkey, wwoofing

Photos: Istanbul

TURKEY | Sun, 11 May 2014 | By voyage_voyage | Photo Gallery

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Tags: istanbul, turkey

Must Do’s in Istanbul

TURKEY | Fri, 7 Mar 2014 | By annem | Views [1544]

Bei einer Städtereise will man viel erleben, Ort entdecken, die in keinem Reiseführer stehen und eigentlich nur Einheimischen bekannt sind. Die Metropole der Türkei Istanbul spannt den Bogen zwischen den Welten. Tradition und turbulentes ... Read more >

Tags: istanbul, must dos

If things don't go right, turn left.

TURKEY | Wed, 7 Aug 2013 | By uncommoncheros | Views [1658]

Well, after a few days of exploration in and around Moscow, we found out that we had issues with our visa's for Kazakhstan. After three months of being told everything was going ok we found out on monday that all our files had been lost (appearently ... Read more >

Tags: istanbul, moscow, turkey


TURKEY | Tue, 2 Jul 2013 | By subranu | Views [642]

Swansea to London to Istanbul to Cappadocia to Istanbul to Dalaman to Marmaris to Dalaman to Istanbul to London to Swansea. Whew! Never thought we'd do this much in a week. Then again, what's life without spontaneity? On a more serious note, this ... Read more >

Tags: blue mosque, cappadocia, dalaman, hagia sophia, istanbul, marmaris, pamukkale, photography, travel, turkey


TURKEY | Tue, 2 Jul 2013 | By alvise | Photo Gallery | Scholarship Entry

Hi everybody, I'm Alvise Busetto I live in Venice and I'm an amateur photographer. I discover the powerful of photography during a small trip in Paris when I was 16 and when I come back home I decided to increase my knowledge in this wonderful art. In ... Read more >
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Tags: istanbul, travel, travel photography scholarship 2013, turkey

'Turkish Delight'

TURKEY | Thu, 27 Jun 2013 | By live-to-travel | Views [849] | Comments [2]

Istanbul sky changed its clear blue color into nautical dusk. It would only take a few minutes before day became night, I assumed. However, from my window room I could still see the orangey light faded away at the horizontal line of Bosphorus, the strait ... Read more >

Tags: istanbul, night, on the road

Photos: A 'place' I have visited

TURKEY | Mon, 17 Jun 2013 | By coloredcity | Photo Gallery | Scholarship Entry

Hello, I'm Ionut a 26 years old Art Director who likes visiting new places on this planet and beyond. I have photography as a hobby but i must admit i'm a big fan of street photography and i also like taking risk for some intriguing photos of people and ... Read more >
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Tags: city, colored, colors., istanbul, street

My Scholarship entry - A 'place' I have visited

TURKEY | Fri, 21 Dec 2012 | By wkass | Photo Gallery | Scholarship Entry

Hi, I'm William Kass from Brazil. I'm Architect, and now I'm trying to be a professional Photographer. I love be a photographer and I love photography. I should be chosen because I want to live photography. And for that, I need to be the best and to ... Read more >
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Tags: istanbul, jason edwards, natgeo, national geographic, scholarship, scholarship 2012, travel photography scholarship 2012

Capítulo 5: Bir çay, lütfen: Boulevard

TURKEY | Wed, 12 Sep 2012 | By jvgarcia | Views [628]

Ah, Istanbul... Asia y Europa, el Este y el Oeste se mezclan en una misma ciudad. Personalmente, Istanbul fue... un ligero golpe de la realidad, una vuelta de cierta manera al caos de las ciudades que no están gobernadas por la rigidez ... Read more >

Tags: europa, istanbul, leda, turquía

Athens - Day 1 - Welcome to Athens

GREECE | Fri, 20 Jul 2012 | By macedonboy | Views [878]

I still can't make up my mind about the transportation system in Turkey. There is something like 10,000km worth of railway tracks in the country and none of it goes anywhere I want to go. The only way to get from Çanakkale to Istanbul is by a 6-7 hour ... Read more >

Tags: athens, bus, canakkale, istanbul, turkey

Istanbul - Day 5 - Education, Education, Intimate Massage

TURKEY | Sat, 14 Jul 2012 | By macedonboy | Views [6333] | Comments [3]

Last day in Istanbul. Four days of walking around a lot and my feet hurt. So today will be taking in some museums and a chance to relax before a blitz through the Marmara region. Starting with the Mosiac Museum. In 1933 excavators discovered a ... Read more >

Tags: istanbul, massage, mosaic, museums, sauna, turkey

Istanbul - Day 3 - 19th Century Istanbul

TURKEY | Thu, 12 Jul 2012 | By macedonboy | Views [1034]

Today, I'll do a walking tour of some sights related to the later Ottoman period. Staring the tour with a tram ride to Eminonu, the last stop before Galata Bridge. I decided to walk across the upper level on the way over, so that I could walk on ... Read more >

Tags: galata, istanbul, scams, sightseeing, tower, turkey, unesco, walking tour

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