8 Turkey Highlights That’ll Make You Fly The Coop

By | November 14th, 2017|Categories: Travels|

In the distance, we could see Topkapi Palace sitting high on a cliff, the sparkling Bosphorus laid out before it. Like all good palaces, it has the best views. "There's Topkapi Palace" our companion pointed [...]

Discovering little-known Laodicea, Turkey

By | September 28th, 2017|Categories: Travels|

We were delighted when we heard about the little-known Laodicea, Turkey. We've long been fascinated by anything old, old furniture, old houses, old carpets (especially Turkish ones). And exploring ancient ruins is one of our [...]

Fun Things To Do In Pamukkale – Turkey’s Cotton Castle

By | September 13th, 2017|Categories: Travels|

If you like ancient ruins and natural wonders of the world, then you'll have a blast with these fun things to do in Pamukkale. Pamukkale is the home of one of Turkey's most popular tourist [...]

Visit Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp – A Berlin Must See

By | August 28th, 2017|Categories: Travels|

We were told "Visit Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp it's a Berlin must see." But I was unsure about visiting a concentration camp. I didn't want to be surrounded by the horror and suffering of such a place. [...]

Why You Should Take A Career Break Abroad At Fifty

By | August 18th, 2017|Categories: Travels|

Did you wake up this morning and bounce out of bed ready to start your day? Or did you stumble on autopilot into the bathroom dreading another soul-crushing day at the office? You've spent the last thirty years working hard, [...]

Berlin Tours – The Sandemans Free Walking Tour Of Berlin

By | July 30th, 2017|Categories: Travels|

Do you enjoy day tours? We enjoy the occasional day tour and as we didn't do any in Frankfurt,  we thought we'd check out some Berlin tours. A poster in our hostel was advertising a [...]