Tag Archives: Turkey

Making the Most of Turkey on a Budget

Making the Most of Turkey on a Budget

The Republic of Turkey, snuggled right in the middle of the Eastern and Western worlds, is an amazing place to explore and discover a new culture that is entirely its own. This country boasts everything from mountains for skiing, to canyons for exploring (including the second-largest canyon in the world); to sparkling coasts and hidden islands that are perfect for ... Read More »

The Update: Second Edition

The Update: Second Edition

Hello and welcome to the second edition of The Update! It’s our last full day in Turkey and we’re getting ready to say goodbye to all of the wonderful pets we have been caring for. We’ve really gotten to know their little personalities over the last 3+ weeks and we will certainly miss waking up to them each day. ๐Ÿ™‚ ... Read More »

The Update: First Edition

The Update: First Edition

Hello fromย รœzรผmlรผ, Turkey and welcome to the inauguralย edition of ‘The Update’! The Update is our effort to keep you in the loop on what we’ve been up to on a more regular basis. Over the past year of traveling we have had good weeks and not so good weeks, when it comes to getting full posts up on the blog ... Read More »

So, What’s Next?

So, What’s Next?

We have been a bit quiet lately, especially with our future plans. And honestly, it’s because we simply didn’t know what exactly was next for us. Some different opportunities presented themselves, but we couldn’t make up our minds as we were juggling a few different ideas. However, everything came together a few weeks ago and we’re ready to share!ย We are ... Read More »

A Vacation From Traveling in Uzumlu, Turkey

A Vacation From Traveling in Uzumlu, Turkey

We loved our time in Asia, Africa and Europe – but we were hitting a wall. We weren’t tired of the sights and new places, rather the actual travel itself.ย We were coming up on eight months of consecutive travel and Europe really felt on-the-go. So, when we arrived in Turkey for our second house sitting job (check out our Bali ... Read More »

Armada Old City Hotel Istanbul

Armada Old City Hotel Istanbul

When you only have two days in a big city, accommodation location is key. We arrived in Istanbul knowing we would not have much time to pack in everything we hoped to do and see, so we went to work trying to find a hotel that would give us an easy walk to public transportation as well as major attractions. ... Read More »