Food in Turkey

Throughout our 6 weeks in Turkey I was one of those people who took photos of their food… My excuse being ‘it’s for my blog’. I just had to document what we were eating, and share it with you all! Kuneffe: a shredded wheat dessert, done in three layers. A layer of shredded wheat, with…

A few days in Istnabul

We spent the first day exploring the Spice Market and the Grand Bazzar. Sultanahmet was relatively easy to navigate, with the bazaar positioned only 15 minutes away from our hostel, and the Blue Mosque within eye view, and a handy street map so we looked uber touristy. The spice market was a narrow covered street,…

Istanbul on a budget

We arrive in Istanbul at 6am to a full onslaught of taxi drivers wanting us to go this way, that way, no this way, NO THAT WAY !!! It’s too early for this much noise…and stress. With much effort we find a bus which will transport us half way to our pre-booked hostel and hop…