Category Archives: People

The Best Baci according to my Host

I’m in love with my Airbnb host. Too bad she left me alone in Palermo for her boyfriend in Mexico 😝😍📝🎁🍫 Advertisements

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Spanish History Lesson with Airbnb Host

My Palermo Airbnb host, Valeria, is a historian, who conducts research and sometimes gives lectures at universities . One night after offering me a wonderful Sicilian dinner, she clarified some questions I had about Spanish history. Valeria: Historians called the … Continue reading

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My Easy-going Airbnb Host

Just three days after checking in to my Airbnb in Palermo, I had to wash the bedsheets and as I was hang drying them, one end of the hills clothesline broke off from the exterior wall. My host wasn’t home that … Continue reading

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Songül & Beyza

Saving the best for last – Songül and Beyza, my ex-flatmates in Istanbul eight years ago. Songül, doubtlessly, has the biggest influence in my life in Turkey. Without her, I wouldn’t be able to experience the Turkish way of life … Continue reading

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Love from New York to Istanbul

Can’t leave out this then-and-now post with Zehra! It has been two years since we last saw each other in NYC. None of us would of thought that we were to meet again in Istanbul =) Frankly, I didn’t expect … Continue reading

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Sisters from Another Mister

#3uçarkız #sistersfromanothermister ❤ Hope to travel together in the future =)

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Şevval

(長輩調) 八年前人見人愛的小妹妹現在已是亭亭玉立的少女,長得比我高 XD 從前,她曾教我一至十的土耳其語 (我沒有學會),現在我們已會用英語溝通。 Time flies! When I first met Şevval eight years ago, she was still a little girl. Now she’s a young lady, taller than me ❤ She used to teach me how to count from one to … Continue reading

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