Category Archive: Istanbul

There’s Nothing Blue About It – The Beautiful and Amazing Blue Mosque in Istanbul, Turkey

The Blue Mosque, otherwise known as the Sultan Ahmed Mosque is a massive mosque in the middle of Istanbul’s historical quarter. Impossible to miss as it is huuuuuge and spectacular in sight, this… Continue reading

Turkey Border…difficult or easy!?

Despite what people had often told us on this trip Kelly and I found the border crossing from Bulgaria to Turkey quite smooth sailing. Hearing stories of people having to walk for ages,… Continue reading

Return of the overnight bus!

As we travel more and more right now it really seems as though we are catching buses or trains overnight every couple of days. Although this may not be the case we definitely… Continue reading

You and your 29 closest friends…

As only travellers would know it is quite often the case to have to spend the nights in a dorm room of 10 or even 12 people. Nothing major, often a little cramped… Continue reading