Tagged with Turkey

Forever Unconquered

Forever Unconquered

I took this photograph just about one year ago (I’m off by a few hours). For most of the past year I’ve thought that the inscription translates to: With good fortune. Forever the unconquered! I’m not sure that it does. The artifact is on the grounds of the Museum of Anatolian Civilizations in Ankara, Turkey … Continue reading

Tastes of Turkey (Istanbul and Beyond)

Tastes of Turkey (Istanbul and Beyond)

I wish I could mark my travels in Turkey with photos of my food experiences. They’d represent the meals slowed down by conversation after a long day of sightseeing, the startling views from the rooftop terraces, and the gift of having homemade soup 5000 miles away from home. The thing is, it takes dedication to … Continue reading