CONTRIBUTED BY TUTI HAWKINS It was a beautiful day in Adana this past weekend, so we decided to head out to the lake area for some good seafood, especially grilled fish. One of our favorite restaurants near the lake is Guney Marina. We started driving out that direction and we stumbled upon a new seafood restaurant … Continue reading Gölevi Balık Restaurant – Fish, Lake Views & a Trampoline!
CONTRIBUTED BY EMILY SMITH I’ve walked by this makeup shop a dozen times when I’ve been in the New Adana area, but I never really thought to go in until a friend mentioned that their makeup was actually good quality. It reminds me of a small MAC makeup store with its modern set up and … Continue reading Flomar Makeup
CONTRIBUTED BY REBECCA WILLIAMS In my two years at Incirlik I never quite warmed up to the idea of “off base”. I have been off base – I’ve climbed Anavarza with the best of them, I’ve toured the Hagia Sophia, I’ve basked in the history of Ephesus (and the July sun), and I’ve even been … Continue reading Incirlik Village Firins
CONTRIBUTED BY TUTI HAWKINS If you thought Akform Gida baking supply store had everything you need to bake up something amazing, then you definitely need to go check out Rüya Pasta Malzemeleri! This is a great place to start when you are planning on making homemade goodies, from cakes to chocolate to lollipops. Rüya carries everything … Continue reading Rüya Pasta Malzemeleri—Baking & Party Supply Store
CONTRIBUTED BY EMILY SMITH I was at Bonjour the other day to order canvas’, and the owner of Bonjour, Dafne, was working on a needlepoint project. I grew up doing artsy-craftsy needlepoint projects with my mom, and thought she might really enjoy a Turkish needlepoint project as a gift. So I inquired where she purchased … Continue reading Makara Tuhafiye
CONTRIBUTED BY MARZENA KESTI If you’re looking for a fun place to visit in Adana, we found it. A nice, clean park with a mini zoo and waterfalls. Our kids loved exploring this park. It’s near the lake. You can climb up the stairs and little walkways to the top of the hill. On your … Continue reading Çobandede Türbesi Park & Zoo