Category: Travelling

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Poland Part II: Capitals

Capitals – cities of origin of every nation, the ones forming history and identity of the state, the essence of its people. Poland, a country on wheels as one of my friends describes it, changed it shapes and geographic location quite radically throughout our dynamic history which resulted […]

Welcome to Poland!

Part I: agglomerations Up north, in East-central Europe, there is a country that still seems partially an unsurveyed area on tourist map. Don’t let it fool you, just drop by and discover Poland, here you can find some places worth-visiting: Silesia, as local patriot I couldn’t skip my […]

Mersin

Mersin is such a magnificent place, I don’t say this just because it is my hometown. I highlight this because I spent 20 years in Mersin and I was so curious to find the best places, virgin areas to go with friends to make barbecue, drink Rakı, relax […]

10 Things to do in Dubrovnik

This amazing city in southern Dalmatia is bordered on one side by pure Adriatic waters and on the other by imposing limestone cliffs that seem to rise up to the sky. Dubrovnik is a beautiful Baroque city that was rebuilt after the terrible earthquake of 1667, and the […]

Belgrade here we are!

There is nothing better, during a long term EVS in a Balkan country, than visit one of the most important cities in Balkans as well as the capital of ex Jugoslavia between 1918 and 1991. Belgrade, here we are! I can suggest you three different kind of tours: […]

Sarajevo

If it’s true what Winston Churchill once said, that the Balkans produce more history than they can consume, this is true especially for Sarajevo, a relatively small city that History has repeatedly chose as its stage-set. I don’t know exactly why, but Sarajevo is the city I always […]

MERSİN

Mersin is such a magnificent place, I don’t say this just because it is my hometown. I highlight this because I spent 20 years in Mersin and I was so curious to find the best places, virgin areas to go with friends to make barbecue, drink Rakı, relax […]