Touch Down Turkey October 17th 2010 Touch down Turkey began with 3 days in Istanbul and all I can say is IT WAS HOT! It was such a contrast to go from Scandi where we froze most days to 44 degrees in the shade. We were on our own for the first 2 days and had only 1 thing on our minds...... BEACH! I can't say the Istanbul is renowned for it's beaches but we were told to take the tram line to the end then catch the ferry to the Pr ... read more
Middle East » Turkey » Marmara » Istanbul Modern Turkey was founded in 1923 from the Anatolian remnants of the defeated Ottoman Empire by national hero Mustafa KEMAL, who was later honored with the title Ataturk, or "Father of the Turks." Under his authoritarian leadership, the country adopt... ... read more
'...travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.' Miriam Beard
Ok I have the bug and I can't get enough. Heading to London to be closer to the action.
As a little girl I always had a strong desire to travel . So follow my journey as I discover my childhood dream! Top choices are Africa, parts of Europe and South America.
'The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.' St. Augustine
Just want to apologise now to everyone now for the poor spelling and grammatical err... full info