What to See in Istanbul: Hagia Sophia and the Grand Bazaar

 Acclimating Abroad

After almost four weeks in Turkey, I finally feel like I have gotten my bearings abroad.

Our recruitment company has moved us into a duplex in the neighborhood of Üsküdar, on the Asian side of Istanbul. Continue reading “What to See in Istanbul: Hagia Sophia and the Grand Bazaar”

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What to See in Istanbul: Dancing Dervishes and the Deep Blue Sea

The Deep Blue Bosphorus

The Bosphorus Strait is the body of water that divides the continents of Europe and Asia. Historically most great cities are built by a body of water for trade and agricultural purposes. Istanbul is no exception. Continue reading “What to See in Istanbul: Dancing Dervishes and the Deep Blue Sea”