Welcome spring! Istanbul Tulip Festival in Emirgan Park

Istanbul Tulip Festival

If you are visiting Istanbul in April and like me, you are a sun seeker, you are in luck! As you probably have noticed, there are flowers blooming everywhere in the city.  Istanbul is an explosion of color since millions of tulips have been planted in parks, along avenues, and basically anywhere in …

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5 Common travel scams in Southeast Asia and how to avoid them

**Note: spring finally arrived to Istanbul and since then I have been incredible busy about keeping up with my blog. So, when Jess from Tripelio.com contacted me and offered to write a guest post for my website, I was thrilled! I loved her proposal about 5 common travel scams in Southeast Asia and think …

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