5 Things I Learned on a Gület Cruise Along the Turkish Coast

Looking back, I find it is my inclination to escape whenever I hit a milestone. When I turned 30, I planned a 100-day, mostly solo backpacking trip throughout Asia. For the big 4-0, not only did I make sure we were on the other side of the planet but I literally missed my actual birthday as we crossed … Continue reading 5 Things I Learned on a Gület Cruise Along the Turkish Coast

Packing For Istanbul: Sun Safe Edition

  When I traveled to Bangkok a year and a half ago, I was really surprised when I returned to the hotel after a day of exploring the Grand Palace. My cheeks were flushed, and it wasn't due to the humid 95-degree weather. I realized that even though I had been wearing a wide-brim hat, … Continue reading Packing For Istanbul: Sun Safe Edition