Patara is known as the capital of the ancient Lycian League and the birthplace of Saint Nicholas the ‘Santa Claus’. Nowadays, Patara Beach is also famous for being a nesting place of endangered Caretta Caretta or Loggerhead turtles. Patara Beach … Continue reading →
My love for travelling, experiencing new places, getting to know new people and cultures has always been with me. I was born and grew up in Estonia, but have lived in various countries in Europe, and now my journey has taken me to Turkey. Academically I have studied Information Technology and International Development, and my work experience has been in IT, statistics, tourism and as a translator. I enjoy playing the piano and singing. And writing!
Istanbul has many beautiful parks and I am going to introduce you some of my favourite ones. Despite being a megacity, I think Istanbul is actually quite green and leafy. There are numerous parks, both historical as well as modern. … Continue reading →