Europe Trip – 6 Months, 16 Countries, 55 Cities, 11 Languages

bel around the world

55 cities, 16 countries. That’s one third of the 44 countries in Europe. And 8% of the world, out of the 195 countries in the world. And that’s the number of places I’ve covered in 6 months while travelling around Europe from January to June 2015. I’ve discovered a world far bigger than I’ve imagined. In chronological order, […]

Why Everyone Loves Turkey

Forget touristy Istanbul. Get a taste of local Turkish hospitality. From the moment I stepped into Istanbul, and on my last footsteps out of Istanbul, I was fortunate to experience Turkish hospitality. Maybe because I was alone, maybe I had a mounting backpack on me. 1. Upon arriving at Istanbul airport, I had to get […]