Governors Island – NY

This amazing little island is open until the end of September and I had the chance to enjoy it on a Saturday. It’s very close to Manhattan but you can’t believe how silent, historical, peaceful and gorgeous it is. You can go there for cycling, picnic, end lying in the hammocks. Its two forts, Fort…

Little Italy’s San Gennaro Feast

Little Italy, Manhattan, New York I found out this feast online and decided to join as I love Italian food. For 89 years, it’s taken place in NYC by immigrant Italians. They close a very long street and it turned out to be a little Italian town in which hundreds of stalls serving Italian pasta,…

Central Park ve Tiyatro

Central Park’ta dolasabilir, spor yapabilir, piknik yapabilir, oturup New Yorkerlari izleyebilir, kitap okuyabilir, yiyip icebilir, golunde romantik sal gezintisi yapabilir, ve daha da guzeli tiyatroya gidebilirsiniz. Free Shakespeare in the Park – centralparknyc Central Park’ta ‘Free Shakespeare in the Park’ temali yaz boyu devam eden Halk Tiyatrosunun bir etkinligi. Shakespeare oyunlari profesyonel tiyatro oyunculari tarafindan…

Hi Washington DC!

For the Fulbright FLTA Summer Orientation, I spent 4 days in Washington DC. It is a very well-organized, beautiful, clean, secure and calm city. We had something to ear and drink on the 14th Street and in its most famous part, Adams Morgan. These two places are really alive and diverse. We bad a tour…

London! The green heaven

We took our high school students to London and spent wonderful 6 days. We stayed in a green hostel called YHA Earl’s Court which is in a very secure and lovely area. Although our students complaint a bit, we walked a lot to understand the city better. London Eye, London Dungeon, Tower Bridge, London Tower,…

Budapest, Hungary

In April, 2015 When we had a five-day holiday in the second term, we went to discover Budapest. The scenes from Grand Budapest Hotel were quite charming and it inspired us. We bought our tickets via Wizzair with a really cheap price (return 241 TL). With three awesome friends, I enjoyed everything there more. We…

Kosovo

It doesn’t sound an attractive place, I know but it’s the youngest country in Europe ­čÖé It may be counted as a reason to see or a very close friend to visit. The second option took us there and┬áI liked Prizren and Pristina. They have really good meals and delicious vine. Many Turks live there…

Montenegro

This is my most beloved country in this region. Kotor is literally heaven. So is Budva. Sveti Stefan is an island to live in peace. We went there by car and it was an unforgettable journey through its beatiful nature. It was really cold in Macedonia, Kosovo and Albania┬áso after driving in frost, we found…

Balkans (my second home)

I love this region as it makes me feel amazed with its hidden beauties, tastes and comfort whenever┬áI visit it. Having enriched in Roman and Greek rule, it was conquested by the Ottoman so it offers so many diversities in its culture, architecture, food and languages. In some parts, I feel like I’m in Turkey…

Come meet my little lovely Spanish town El Vendrell

I first stepped┬áon this beloved place in September 2013. It┬áwent there under Comenius Language Assistantship Program and lived like a queen for around 10 months.┬á El Vendrell is located between Barcelona and Tarragona and the capital of the Baix Pened├Ęs comarca. By train (R4), it’s one hour to Barcelona and 30 mins to Tarragona. It’s…