Istanbul – Sights and Shopping

* Arrived in Istanbul on August 30th and departed September 4th. For those of you who have never been, Istanbul is no small city. Interestingly, it is the largest city in Europe and thus, it is near impossible to experience it from all angles within a week. Our hotel was located in Sultanahmet, which is […]

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Istanbul – First Impressions and Food

* Arrived in Istanbul on August 30th and departed September 4th. While this blog is undoubtedly written from an America-centric point of view, it doesn’t feel like a stretch to label America as the world’s current superpower. Aside from representing only a micron of the world’s population, we easily dominate the landscape in military prowess […]

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