Venice Carnival is still going on these days and is going to end on Tuesday 13th of February.
Unlikely the other years, this year Venice is extremely warm and sunny. (more…)
This’s the third year, I attend to Venice Carnival. Approximately 3 million visitors come to Venice every year for the Carnival. People has a lot of questions such as when it’s held, when the carnival started, what’s the meaning of the masks? (more…)
Not Northern Cyprus, even most of the people haven’t heard of Cyprus. Yes, the island where located in Mediterrenaen Sea. However today we’re going to talk about Northern Cyprus which is completely different than what you’d expect. (more…)
Last 4 years, we go to a little town Alleghe in Alps valley, Dolomiti. Sadly, I have witnessed the changes of the climate and changes of the life year by year.
It become very difficult finding snow on the Alps mountains where only a couple of years ago a lot of tourist used to go for ski. (more…)
Since I lived in Ireland last 15 months, I’ve met amazing people from all sides of the planet, as well as I’ve learnt many Ireland facts, about this little green country.
The list below are things that people might or might not know, but I found them extremely new considering the fact that I’m from a place so different than Ireland: (more…)
While 1st of May was off, everybody planned some get away. Obviously I’m not talking about Turkey, I’m talking about Ireland. This made me think! Why there is no travelling in Turkish culture? (more…)
Carnival is a Christian festive season that occurs before Lent (a kind of fasting), the festivities typically occurs in same period all of the Christian world, during February or early March, in this period people have celebration and parade with masks and street party. Because of the excessive consumption of meat and alcohol is proscribed during the Lent, Carnival is the time to (more…)
Pisa city is the only place in the world where the tourists go crazy to take their funny photos.
The leaning Pisa Tower is the freestanding bell tower of the cathedral of the Italian city of Pisa. It is situated behind the Cathedral and is the third oldest structure in Pisa’s Cathedral Square (Piazza del Duomo) after the Cathedral and the Baptistery. Neither the history of the tower nor cathedral we are interested in, but giving a pose with the tower. It’s super popular activity to pose pretending holding up, carrying, kicking or eating the tower. You can be taken photo as creative as you are. (more…)
A_ Hi! Where are you from?
B_ Turkey, the city called Adana. Have you ever heard?
A_ Not really…
B_ Do you know kebab?
B_Adana is the city where kebab originally come from, Adana kebab!
This is typical dialogue I had tens of times. Then the conversation continues about the matter that the kebab known in Europe is not really kebab, it’s doner (döner) which in Turkish means “rotary”, and it’s not kebab. (more…)