turkey

Discover New York: Simit + Smith Delivers A Healthy Dose Of Turkish Culture

      Bagels. Pizza. Sandwiches. There’s no denying New Yorkers love their bread; however, it can be difficult to find a satisfying food for those craving carbs who want something different (and to watch their waistline). That’s where Simit […]

Opening Up To The Idea Of Cruising

Ms Noordam

As someone who’s travel style of choice is backpacking, I’ve always been a bit skeptical of cruises. I pictured masses of people stuck on a boat being herded from port to port like cattle; however, as I also enjoy trying […]

Okey And Turkish Tea In A “Men-Only” Hangout In Istanbul

“Tonight I’m going to take you away from the touristy restaurants and show you what and where the locals eat.” I’m currently on an Istanbul by Night: Turkish Food Tour with my local guide, Yuke Celik. She’s a pretty 26-year-old […]