Passport Recap: My Favourite Memories of Turkey

Below is a list of my blog posts on my trip to Turkey, including pictures, experiences and recommendations. Enjoy! IstanbulThe HaremTaksim, The Modern Side of IstanbulTurquoise Seas of AntalyaOur Turkish Hammam ExperienceThe Ancient Ruins of EphesusLunch at Sultanahmet KoftecisiAsia and Europe at The Same Time: A Ride on the BosporusThe Beautiful Heart of Turkish People (a story)

The Ancient Ruins of Ephesus

The historical and cultural richness of Turkey is well apparent when you visit Ephesus, the ancient Greek-turned-Roman city situated in western Turkey. Its ruins and colosseum brings you back thousand of years BC and almost makes you feel like you're on the movie set of Helen of Troy. Well organized and affordable, this is a …

The Beautiful Heart of Turkish People

Storytime After landing at the airport in Izmir, we headed to the train station which was conveniently located at the airport (ahem, take note Toronto). Our hotel confirmation indicated that the the closest subway station to the hotel was Basmane station, which was only a “15 minute” train ride from the airport. As we bought our …