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Turkish Hamam: Bewitching Experience

After the explosion of sound, sight and spice that will greet your senses as soon as you step off your jet in Istanbul there can be no better remedy then indulging in a sensual Turkish Hamam scrubbing. The bathhouses of Turkey are always a bewitching experience with their cool mosaic tiles, steam…


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Turkey Blue Mosque: Experience the Beauty

A myriad of lofty turrets, arced dome rooftops and shaded courtyards create the exterior of the breathtaking Turkey Blue Mosque on the banks of the Bosporus, dividing the hedonistic worlds of the west and the east. One of Istanbul’s must see sites and an impressive four hundred years old this…


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Things To Do in Cappadocia: Turkey

Before you leave for another adventure you probably ask yourself what the top things to do in Cappadocia are. Cappadocia is located in eastern Anatolia in the center of Turkey. The easiest way to get there is by flying through either Nevsehir Kapadokya Airport (NEV) or Kayseri Erkilet Airport…


Best Resorts in Turkey

Best Resorts in Turkey: Coastal Escape

A gateway between east and west, Turkey is growing in popularity as a holiday destination. It's blended culture and beautiful landscapes tempted more than 40 million visitors in 2014. The 8,000 kilometers of coastline is a main attraction, promising sun, sand and a little R&R. Here are my best…


Top Hotels in Istanbul Sultanahmet

Top Hotels in Istanbul: Luxury Retreats

Istanbul, a tale of two star-crossed lovers, where the marriage of west and the east are held apart by the ebb and flow of the Bosporus. Yet the city remains an enigmatic mystery, a world of bright spice, crushing markets, melodious bells announcing the call to prayer and an eclectic vibrancy that…


Fairy Tales and Chimneys in Cappadocia

Fairy Tales and Chimneys in Cappadocia

Picture yourself in a world of towering chimneys, carved lunar landscapes and psychedelic colors, this is Cappadocia - a place where daydreams spin out of control and paint a surrealistic picture under the hazy blue of the Turkish sky. Every year thousands flock to the dusty Anatolian plains to see…


Best Foodie Experiences in Istanbul

It may not be Paris or Rome but Istanbul’s culinary scene is a fusion of comforting bright spices, sticky honey soaked sweets and rich mezze platters. Blending the agricultural beauty of the Balkans with the exotics of the East, dining in Istanbul is an experience in itself. From mountain cheeses…


Raika Restaurant  - The Best in Turkey

Raika Restaurant - The Best in Turkey

Raika restaurant & bar is a unique place in the heart of Istanbul. Raika became the Viner at Luxury Lifestyle Awards at the category “Luxury Restaurant” from Turkey! Few interesting facts about the honored winner: 1. What is unique about Raika’s location? Raika is located in the center of…


Renaissance Istanbul Bosphorous Boutique Luxury by Autograph Collection

Renaissance Istanbul Bosphorous - Boutique Luxury by Autograph Collection

A short distance from the Saint Sophia Museum and the Topkapi Palace sits the Renaissance Istanbul Bosphorous Hotel. The 20-story hotel is the ninth hotel from Marriott International in Turkey. “We are excited to open this magnificent new addition to our Renaissance Hotels portfolio in Europe,”…