Category Archives: Photos

Get your selfies on twitter with #IstanbulSHSelfie

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Selfies have been on the scene for quite a while especially with the popularity of smart phones. But especially after Ellen Degeneres’ performance on the night of the oscars, selfies gained a worldwide fame, not only among the younger generation but throughout all age groups. And now we are getting on the ship, too. We ask you to take your

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How to blend in local life in Istanbul

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We all have preferences and priorities in life, business, outfit, cars and etc. When it comes to making our choices in holiday destinations and our understanding of a “vacation”, it’s not much different. While some people prefer a much “touristic” approach, such as picking holiday packages and staying in hotels, some others take it more “traveller’s” way. They rather stay

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Galata neighbourhood in 2 minutes

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Video audio, in printed form: Hello, today I’m going to tell you a little about the Galata neighborhood. This is the famous Galata Tower which was built in 1348. It is located next to Galipdede  street where you find lots of music stores and souvenir shops. Right at the top of this street you can see the Galata Mevlevihanesi where

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