Posts Tagged ‘Bodrum’

the fwa fwas of Anatolia

May 9th, 2017 | Posted by b | 2 Comments
late spring/early summer is such a beautiful time in the world, but especially in bodrum. bougainvilleas are exploding in color everywhere in addition to orange/lemon blossoms and giant fennel (mostly ...

christmas a la turk

December 8th, 2016 | Posted by b | No Comments
There is definitely a christmas’y feeling here in Turkey, even though the christmas trees are called ‘new year’s trees’ and all the snowmen and santa clause displays at the malls ...

orange you glad

December 2nd, 2016 | Posted by b | 2 Comments
Everything has been coming up orange lately (however I am NOT talking about the election orange) here in bodrum these late november/early december days. I was thinking earlier how magical ...

rainy days

November 30th, 2016 | Posted by b | 1 Comment
There was quite a rain storm Monday, the second storm since we’ve been here. It had been nearly warm and sunny enough to swim earlier in the weekend but then…! ...

howl

November 13th, 2016 | Posted by b | 1 Comment
A friend of ours here in Bodrum took this picture of the nearly full moon and I had to share it. I also saw it rise up and peek out ...

one month ago…

November 6th, 2016 | Posted by b | 2 Comments
…was our crazy madness day of moving from istanbul here to bitez. and today we helped the turk parents move from their ortakent house to their new rental. I don’t ...

a week ago…

October 14th, 2016 | Posted by b | No Comments
…we woke up in istanbul on chez bakkal and this morning we woke up in our bitez home. And tonight is our first night with minikins! It’s nice to have ...

ch-ch-ch changes

September 23rd, 2016 | Posted by b | 2 Comments
Happy fall! Lots of change is in the air for us, as we’re going to move from istanbul to bodrum, trading the bosphorus for the sea! I have had a ...

this is a low flying panic attack

July 21st, 2016 | Posted by b | No Comments
As you all must know there was an attempted coup d’etat here in Turkiye Friday night. We were at the Bodrum airport when the TVs started showing military soldiers blocking ...

current state of mind

July 1st, 2016 | Posted by b | No Comments
Amazingly, there are only 4 more days of ramadan left for 2016, counting today (happy july/temmuz 1st!) and my mind is totally in summer mode. It’s also still in football mode ...
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