Backgammon on the beach August 31st 2008 As much as I'd loved travelling through Eastern Turkey, I was ready for a sea change, and looking forward to a few weeks of rest, relaxation and fun in the sun. But it meant having to say goodbye to Sandra and Xavi as they were heading back to Istanbul for a couple of more nights before having to return to Barcelona. No doubt my experiences would not have been as much fun if I had not met them, an ... read more
Middle East » Turkey » Mediterranean » Kas 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
"Never make a home in a place, make a home for yourself in your mind. You'll find what you need to furnish it - memories, friends, love and learning. That way it will go with you wherever you journey"
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