Monthly Archives: January 2014

BACK TO ISTANBUL, THE PEOPLE, THE POLITICS AND BEAUTIFUL BUYUKADA draft

Driving back into Istanbul from Ataturk airport felt totally different to a few weeks before but no less exciting. The landscape and seascape were now familiar, along with the classic architecture of the Mosques, Topkapi, the Galata tower and the … Continue reading

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ISTANBUL EPHESUS AND THE AEGEAN SEA .

Friday evening in Istanbul or Beyoglu to be more precise, is a shock to the eardrums. Walking up the hill to and arriving at Independence street the noise was phenomenal.. It was the audible equivalent of opening a very hot … Continue reading

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