I think I had the most culturally rich day of my trip today. It was my last day in Istanbul. I had a laundry list of stuff I wanted to see and do, but to be totally honest, I haven’t really felt like rushing around too much trying to see everything. Just BEING here is […]
Archive | Turkey RSS feed for this section
Despite the sounds of pigeon toenails scratching on the metal rooftop right above my head, I’m actually having incredibly good sleeps in this heat with just a fan to keep me cool. Well, what do you expect for 17 euro a night, right? I have a pit toilet right next door (and a regular one one floor […]
What to say about Istanbul? Where do I start? It is BY FAR the most culturally different place I’ve ever been. And this is after I’ve just visited 17 countries. It is sensory overload! The sights, the smells, the noise! People are constantly yelling at each other. Not angry yelling (I don’t think) just communicating. […]
I had such a nice day in Bucharest! I have to say starting out I wasn’t so sure I was really going to have much of a day at all. I had no map. I had no idea where the tourist info. booth was, or where city centre was for that matter so what the […]
Artist, Traveler, Fun-Seeker
Who am I? I’m an artist, a jewelry designer, traveler, writer, beer lover and full time cookie maker. I left my jewelry design business in 2011 to travel around Europe as a (totally awesome) 40th birthday gift to myself and to refill the tank, so to speak. I've started a cookie company called Short and Sweet Cookie.