Capital of my one state world March 28th 2012 Who wants to live with one foot in hell just for the sake of nostalgia? Our time is forever now! ~Alice Childress
The friends I have met have departed, now it's just me and my backpack in Istanbul. I am having tea on the boat bringing me back to Asia. I can help myself, but being sad. For the first time in 50 months I am thinking about home. Will my friend be happy to see me again? Alto I lo ... 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
Left home for a small solo trip 8 years ago. I ended up traveling 91 countries. I started this blog up to give some news and share pictures with close friends and family. I didn't take it seriously, but end up liking it. The first 50 blogs are really bad, but my writing got 1000x better by the end.
My trip took me on every continent. I ended up traveling 52 months in row at one point. At the moment, I am doing smaller trips a bit everywhere with friends.
Another major backpacking trip is still in my mind and I would like to take my feet around the world again in the near future. Stay tu... full info