Posts Tagged ‘istanbul’

July 28th, 2017 | Posted by b | No Comments
That scary deprem/earthquake was a week ago plus today, and yesterday evening a crazy rain/hail/lightning storm hit istanbul. seriously, it was crazy! Things seem to be mostly back to normal ...

everything is black and white (beşiktaş)!!

June 3rd, 2017 | Posted by b | 1 Comment
Beşiktaş celebrated their 2nd championship in a row today in istanbul, including a black and white navy flotilla on the bosphorus! So very cool. Wish we were there but it ...

mish mash

June 1st, 2017 | Posted by b | No Comments
I’ve got a bunch of things that are cluttering up my chrome and desktop so instead of waiting for them to somehow all work together with my writing I’ll just ...

bird’s eye view

May 28th, 2017 | Posted by b | No Comments
here’s a nice drone video of istanbul and cappadocia on this warm and sunny Sunday. hope it’s nice wherever you may be too! It’s our second day of fasting so ...

January 10th, 2017 | Posted by b | 3 Comments
In this new year, even with the sad and terrible things that have occurred already, there is still hope for good in people. As you know there has been a ...

my dear istanbul

December 12th, 2016 | Posted by b | No Comments
Yet another post about a terror attack in istanbul, this time next to beşiktaş’ stadium 2 hours after a match on saturday night. I feel like we’re in a loop ...

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 ...

benim istanbulum

June 29th, 2016 | Posted by b | 1 Comment
My poor dear istanbul was brutally attacked last night, this time at the ataturk airport, and I don’t know what to say. It’s just awful and sad and tragic, and ...
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