Turkey

Going To A Turkish Bath

I was told that a person can’t visit Turkey without going to a Turkish Bath.  Well, I took the advice and the experience was quite…

Topkapi Palace In Istanbul

Topkapi Palace in Istanbul is an amazing place to visit and is definitely recommended.  The palace museum is very large and has a lot to…

The Basilica Cistern In Istanbul

The Basilica Cistern in Istanbul was one of our favorite attractions.  The Roman emperor Justinian built this grand underground water storage system in the 6th…

The Hagia Sophia In Istanbul

Hagia Sophia is one of the major attractions in Istanbul.  If you are planning a trip to this city, the Hagia Sophia is a “must-see.”…

Bosphorus Boat Cruise Of Istanbul

History of the Bosphorus Strait The Bosphorus is a strait that forms part of the boundary between Europe and Asia.  The name Bosphorus is also…