Tag Archives: istanbul
June 14, 2012

Photo 7 – Free Art!

Today’s photo for this free artwork project was snapped in Istanbul.  Can’t you tell, those are Turkish birds? I am using this project to connect with people from around the world, share my artwork and hopefully brighten someone’s day by bringing something online to life, to someone’s hands, eyes and home. If you would like […]

December 27, 2011

My 10 Favourite Street Art Shots

I love street art and thought I would share a few of my favourite pieces discovered at home and in my travels.  In no particular order, here they are! Enjoy! Sao Paulo, Brazil Sao Paulo, Brazil Vancouver, Canada Istanbul, Turkey Taichung, Taiwan Taichung, Taiwan http://www.flickr.com/photos/justjeanette/5120764040/in/photostream Sao Paulo, Brazil Sao Paulo, Brazil Zurich, Switzerland Casa Grande, […]

November 16, 2010

Happy Birthday from Istanbul

birthday cake Originally uploaded by just_jeanette You know you travel too much when… & why I love the Nippon Hotel…

November 6, 2010

Happy Diwali & My Favourite Indian Eateries

UPDATE APRIL 28, 2012 I’m currently living in Bari, Italy and am very happy to find & recommend another Indian eatery.  Everything I need to satisfy my curry craving is found at Rajni Sonkar- Ristorante Indiano.  This will certainly tide me over for the next 6 months! *** In honour of Diwali and my true […]

April 4, 2010

Spicy! (Istanbul)

Mısır Çarşısı The Spice Market Istanbul

November 4, 2009

Quick Hotel Review

I thought I would post a few quick thoughts on the hotels I stayed in recently. Hotels in Europe can be quite expensive and vary greatly in quality and service. Note that the Canadian dollar prices have been calculated on Oanda using the daily exchange rates plus the typical credit card rate of +2%. Which […]

October 31, 2009

Teşekkürler, Turkey!

Business on the Bosphorus I’ve been in Istanbul all week long; working hard, devouring the food and enjoying the genuine Turkish hospitality. I probably should have taken some time to see the sights but I really would rather spend my time working, chatting and eating with students, colleagues and friends. I was lucky enough to […]