Month: May 2013

Istanbul Part III: New Mosque, Markets, and the Turkish Coffee Incident

As I sit here and write in my apartment in Berlin, one of the afternoon thunderstorms we’ve been getting around here lately is rolling in. They always send such a… Read More

Istanbul Part I: Toto, we’re not in Berlin anymore! Or are we?

My trip to Turkey started off with that dinging bell iPhone alarm that makes it feel like someone has slowly started playing xylophone in your ear while you’re lying in… Read More

Flower Power! The TU Botanical Gardens in Dresden

I have been on a major flower kick on the blog lately, but it’s no wonder- everything just looks so pretty! Particularly in Dresden. The Technical University’s Botanical Gardens were… Read More