Eating in Istanbul

The food in Istanbul is simply incredible. I have heard it described as bland, spicy and Asian…in short, it can be anything you fancy, but I would really recommend trying some of the local dishes. We really enjoyed: a) Pide: imagine a pizza covered in a choice of fresh toppings, freshly made to order…tuna, ham, […]

Where best to view the Blue Mosque, Istanbul

Istanbul is a place that has been on our wish list for many years – the blend of East meets West and the cacophony of smells, colours and sights allured us. Fuelled by our love of Jordan, we urged for an opportunity to engage once more in Arabic culture – ideally without the expense of […]