• Home
  • /
  • Category Archives: Countries
taksim square starting point to getting lost

Taksim Square Start Point For Getting Lost

Traveling Wide and Far for good reason Standing at Taksim Square I felt an overwhelming sense of distance from anything I’ve ever known.  It was a moment in time where many things I always thought I knew, blasted apart, shattered under the weight of truth.  The smell of the salty Bosphorus tangled with the summer…

bosphorus the style of istanbul

Bosphorus and the Style of Istanbul…Travel Hard

When traveling to Istanbul, prepare yourself for some steep uphill walking.  It isn’t uncommon during rain storms for the hills that the city sits on to turn into a white water rafting park.  You can find many tourists huffing it up from the Bosphorus.  Then you will find old Turkish men, with their hands interlocked….