The first 3 or so weeks in a nutshell or a kebab wrap... May 1st 2011 So it's been over 3 weeks since we've been in Turkey and a lot has happened!
We arrived in Istanbul on Tuesday 5th April and after A LOT of waiting around we were picked up by some people from the English Time branch and taken to our hostel! As Mika likes to say a Turks' 10 minutes is about 1 hour in our time! It was all pretty stressful and all we wanted was to get some food and re ... read more
Middle East » Turkey » Marmara » Bursa 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