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Kerry Arslan

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Syrian Crisis | How Ordinary People Are Helping

Recently Angelina Jolie visited Turkey to meet with the increasing number of Syrian refugees that are coming…

Recycling in Turkey | Living in Turkey the Green Way

Recycling in Turkey I was inspired the other day by an interesting post on a forum about…

The Weekly Pazar in Turkey

The Weekly Pazar in Turkey or weekly Market is the best place to shop.  Every Thursday in…

The Meaning of Kandil | The Five Holy Nights

Kandil or the Five Holy Nights are celebrated throughout Turkey each year.  The meaning of Kandil comes…

Turkish Living | Living In Turkey

It’s a hard decision to make to move to another country away from family and friends.  Taking…

May 19th is Youth and Sports Day Turkey

The 19th of May every year marks Youth and Sports Day Turkey or Gençlik ve Spor Bayram?…

The Galata Bridge | Linking Old Istanbul with New Istanbul

The Galata Bridge is one the focal points on the Bosphorus having been rebuilt 5 times the…

The Grand Bazaar | A Maze of Shopping

I think most people travelling to Istanbul for the first time will visit the Grand Bazaar.  It…

Can Erik Plum Season | Sour Plum Season Turkey

Between the months of April and May the little green plum known as Can Erik Plum is…

İstiklal Avenue (Street) Guide Istanbul| Grand Rue de Pera

İstiklal Avenue stretches 3km starting in the historical district of Beyoğlu at Taksim Square and ending at…