How to Spend 5 Days in Turkey: Itinerary

In an ideal world, you'd have lots more time for your Turkey itinerary, but we're going to make the most out of this introductory trip! Turkey is humongous, which means it's home to countless destinations. I think you could easily spend an entire month here and only get to scrape the surface (but hey! this 5 day Turkey itinerary is great to get you started and it WILL[...]

Beautiful Places in Istanbul (That You Won’t Find in a Guide Book)

When a friend suggested we take a quick getaway to see all the beautiful places in Istanbul, I quickly jumped at the opportunity. I'd been to Istanbul just once before on a quick layover to Southeast Asia and I promised myself I'd be back to explore the city in more depth. What I wasn't expecting, though, was to fall so hard for it. Thanks to the fact that my trave[...]