All posts by Kate
How to Deal with Conflict When Shopping Istanbul
Sometimes, in every group, we have our conflicts. At the shop By Moses at the Arasta Bazaar in...
Muslim Etiquette-No Touching Men in Turkish Bazaars
sThere is Muslim Etiquette to be aware of when you travel and shop in Turkey. Muslim men can’t...
Travel – The Arasta Bazaar, Istanbul, Turkey
Here is a little more about my favorite store. It’s called By Moses Arasta Bazaar, Istanbul, Turkey, located...
Shopping Arasta Bazaar in Istanbul, Turkey
The Arasta Bazaar is an outside, small and quiet market. The Grand Bazaar is closed Sundays and holidays....
Travel Inside UN Syrian Refugee Camps
In September 2014, at the end of the 2014 Israel-Palestinian War, I went to UN Syrian Refugee Camps in...
How to Avoid Turkish Gigolos – Istanbul Turkish Con Men
Each morning, my Ottoman breakfast had lots of sweets, a hardboiled egg, cheese, maybe some Turkish hummus and...
Where and How My Story Begins
My Story Begins, in Istanbul, at the Arasta Bazaar, traveling alone as a travel photographer, a solo female...
My Itinerary – Istanbul to Bucharest
Let me tell you about My Itinerary from Istanbul to Bucharest, it is very straightforward. It’s an inexpensive,...
What to Know When Getting Your Turkish Visa
Update: October 2017
Vlad the Impaler, Dracula’s Burial Snagov Monastery
We were on our way to see Vlad the Impaler, Dracula’s Burial Snagov Monastery. When we saw a...