Is Istanbul Safe in 2019? Here’s the Truth.

Is Istanbul Safe in 2019? Here’s the Truth.

A multicultural and massive city stretching over two continents, Istanbul’s allure is hard to beat. The city is literally where the East meets the West with a medley of cultural influences in its architecture, cuisine, and religion.  Yet with an increase of...
10 Hip Cafes in Istanbul to Experience

10 Hip Cafes in Istanbul to Experience

Stretching over the continents of Europe and Asia, Istanbul is multi-cultural mecca almost double the population of London. For centuries the city has served as a crossroad between East and West with the fusion of European, Ottoman, and Middle Eastern influences....
The Ultimate Guide to Balat, Istanbul

The Ultimate Guide to Balat, Istanbul

Slanted cobblestone streets surrounded with vibrant facades, Balat is the center of modern bohemia in Istanbul. The district is located on the fringes of the city center, and yet it’s still a mainly residential district where locals outnumber tourists. While the...
Review: Hotel Empress Zoe in Istanbul

Review: Hotel Empress Zoe in Istanbul

Canopy bed decorated with Turkish textiles. Traditional breakfast in a private garden overlooking 14th-century ruins. Panoramic views of the Hagia Sophia and Sea from the rooftop terrace. Walking out the door and having the heart of Istanbul at your fingertips. These...

Pin It on Pinterest