Posts Tagged with "hamam"

A day at the Turkish Hamam

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

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A day at the Turkish Hamam

You can truly enjoy your experience at a hamam only the second time around. As for the first time you’re too busy feeling awkward, trying to figure out the etiquette at such a place, wondering what, how much, and how much not to wear while trying hard not to stare at or do anything that […]

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11 reasons to visit and always remember Istanbul

Thursday, October 13, 2011

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11 reasons to visit and always remember Istanbul

“If the Earth was a single state, Istanbul would be its capital” – Napoleon Bonaparte. I probably wouldn’t go so far in my judgement as Napoleon there, but I can assure you that Istanbul is certainly a place worth visiting! The city, previously known as Byzantium and Constantinople, was founded in 330 BC and since […]

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