Lots of Turkey, No Tryptophan January 7th 2011 Have you heard of Ephesus...? yeah us neither... but surprisingly it is one of those awe-inspiring, magical places on earth. It is about 70 minutes outside of Izmir - which is the port city in Turkey where our ship docked this morning. We took a cruise organized tour, and our tour guide was once again local and fantastic. She talked about Turkey with a passion and knowledge that made you want t ... read more
Middle East » Turkey 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
Making the most of what was supposed to be a 3 month work assignment in Germany. It has turned in to a 6 month assignment...but I'm not complaining. Working, living and travelling from Heidelberg, Germany. Oh what fun I'll have.
I also have a shared blog with my friend, Brigitte. Check it out:
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