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Recipe: Turkish açma

Recipes: My 5 Favorite Turkish Dishes

For a very long time I almost only went shopping in Middle Eastern food markets in and around Boston and almost only bought Turkish foods. I missed Turkish food that much. Over time I adapted more to the food culture around me and I would say that I now eat a mix of different cuisines, […]

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Travel: Sumela Monastery in Turkey

Travel: Sumela Monastery in Turkey

Yesterday I failed the #28daysofblogging challenge, but there were things I really had to take care of that I didn’t have any time to sit down and blog. It happens … I guess that is why I should always have a few posts prepared in advance, but that’s so not me. Today I had an […]

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Travel: Rize – Where the tea comes from in Turkey

Travel: Rize – Where the tea comes from in Turkey

Since I feel a little nostaltic this week, I don’t want to withhold the following travel report from you: Two years ago I flew to Trabzon, a Turkish city at the Black Sea, for my birthday. I still remember how I left the airport and was questioned by the guy from the car rental why […]

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Travel: One week in Bodrum

Travel: One week in Bodrum

By now I am a little torn if it is good to book a summer vacation seven months in advance. But I had collected so many frequent flier miles with Turkish Airlines that it would have been stupid to let them expire. And it is very nice not to have to pay for a long […]

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Travel: Castles in Eastern Turkey

Travel: Castles in Eastern Turkey

Was mache ich am besten, wenn mich der Stress übermannt? Drogen wären eine Lösung, sind aber leider nicht so gut, und ja, ich zähle da gerade auch Schokolade und Burger zu. Außerdem ist mein Kaffeekonsum in den letzten zwei Wochen schon enorm angestiegen. Also keine Drogen außer Koffein. Nein, ich versinke lieber in Traumwelten. Das […]

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