CONTRIBUTED BY EMILY SMITH I’ve always known this market to be called the “Saturday Women’s Market,” but it’s definitely not just for women. I can’t quite decide what this market should be called. It could be the “Saturday Knockoff Market” or the “Saturday Homegoods Market,” or even the “Saturday Super Walmart Market.” Whatever you … Continue reading Saturday Homegoods Market, North Adana
CONTRIBUTED BY TUTI HAWKINS They say Kusadasi is the gateway to Ephesus. This is true. If you find yourself taking a trip to Izmir, you must see this main tourist attraction and of course do not miss out on some awesome Grand Bazaar shopping in Kusadasi for all your Turkish souvenirs, carpets, lamps, scarfs & … Continue reading Kusadasi Grand Bazaar & Outdoor Restaurants
CONTRIBUTED BY TUTI HAWKINS Our family went on a trip to Cappadocia for the holidays this past winter. While we were there we hit up all the tourist attractions: Gerome Outdoor Museums, Underground City, hiked a couple ruins, rode the camels, etc. We were running out of ideas on what to do next until our … Continue reading Kapadokya Seramik – Stunning Turkish Handcrafted Ceramics
CONTRIBUTED BY EMILY SMITH Our first year in Turkey has flown by - we’ve packed more trips into this past year than I ever thought was possible (especially with two small kiddos). Even with all of our travels this past year, I will never ever forget our first official trip out of Adana. We … Continue reading Santa Claus In Turkey
CONTRIBUTED BY TUTI HAWKINS There's so much to share about my recent trip to Izmir; where do I begin?! Izmir is one of my favorite cities to explore in Turkey. There is just so much to do and so many amazing places to dine, shop, and explore. Of course, the Roman city of Ephesus is … Continue reading Izmir
CONTRIBUTED BY LARISSA KOERSCHNER My mother-in-law worded it best when she said I was a "nester." Meaning that in every house we move to, I feel the need to set it up quickly and make it our "home" as soon as possible. When we moved stateside on our last tour it was quite easy to … Continue reading Tepe Home – Home Décor & More!