Hot air balloon ride in Cappadocia

Hot air balloons Who hasn’t heard of 5 weeks in a balloon story by Jules Verne? Now you can have you can also take a hot air balloon ride in Cappadocia. With such a rare collection of natural elements, a balloon air trip is the next level if you really want to enjoy the view … Continue Reading

Experiencing Cappadocia, A Place Like No Other

Cappadocia is a history rich region in the middle of Turkey. It is most known for its unusual geography, created by volcanic rock erosion, which laid on the soil more than 2 billion years ago. This landscape is completed with Erciyes  mountain, which used to be a volcano and has a peak of the 3916 … Continue Reading

2 months of EVS in Turkey

My 2 month volunteer project has come to an end last week. I’ve experience a lot, I’ve learned a lot, and I’ve improved myself. There are not enough words to describe this whole new experience … cultural, religious, social. It make you realize how small we are, how much we are influenced by our society, family and … Continue Reading

Living and Working Within the Muslim Community

If you’ve been living all your life among Christians, then you cannot know exactly what the Muslim lifestyle is until you see it with your own eyes and live in their society. It’s different! It’s not worse or better, but most of non-Muslim people will find it very different. And most of the time we … Continue Reading

Preparing traditional Turkish dumplings : Manti

I wrote before about traditional Turkish cuisine, and I’ve share with you which ones are my favorite here. But today I have to make a special post just about Manti, the most famous dumpling from Turkish cuisine. Manti dumplings typically consist of a spiced meat mixture, usually lamb or ground beef in a dough wrapper, … Continue Reading