Princes’ Islands of Istanbul

A must see in Istanbul is definitely the Princes’ Islands (Kızıl Adalar). A chain of the four larger islands and five smaller ones is located in the Marmara Sea close to Istanbul. The name Princes’ Islands goes back to the time of the Byzantine period, where princes and other royalty were exiled on the islands. During the nineteenth century [...]

By | 2016-05-09T10:50:23+01:00 August 18th, 2014|0 Comments

10 Days in Dubai

When I was in Namibia I met a guy who’s now a good friend of mine. He lives in Dubai. An excuse for not visiting him didn’t exist. So I decided to see him for 10 days. I was so excited! My friend lives in the area called Media City. It’s so strange how different Dubai is compared [...]

By | 2016-05-09T10:48:18+01:00 March 9th, 2014|0 Comments