Mixed Feelings in Istanbul

When you travel the world, you’re bound to run into a few small hiccups. I was all prepared to share about the Istanbul Whirling Dervishes, who are Sufi Muslims who believe in religious tolerance, love, and abandoning the… Read More

Safe in Istanbul

I was half a mile from where the bomb went off today in Taksim. I couldn’t stay at the apartment I was renting because it is in the Taksim neighborhood, and the US embassy sent a notice advising… Read More