My first night in Turkey my new employer brought me to the school dorms in Darica, which is about 30 km outside Istanbul. He picked me up from a packed ferry station […]
Mostar, Bosnia’s 6th largest city and the center of Herzegovina has a rich history that’s carried over from the Roman, Medieval, and Ottoman eras. The brutal siege and bombings of the city […]
Ramadan or Ramazan, in Turkish, is by far the most famous of the Muslim holidays and definitely the longest. The muslim calendar is lunar and is about 11 days shorter […]
Hagia Sofia or Ayasofya is probably the must see historical site in Istanbul; a city that’s full of them.