Turkey

COVID-19: Thankful to #stayhome in Turkey

We didn’t have time to fetch belongings we might want to have with us for the long haul (like my day planner). That was a smart move: It reduced our risk of exposure and the exposure of others in this […]

Turkey

Turkish Weddings: Pin gold on the groom

When you’ve never lived in another country, it’s easy to take for granted how things go at a wedding. So when I attended my first Turkish wedding on Friday, Aug. 2, I didn’t know what to expect or how it […]

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Why would a journalist move to Turkey?

Since moving to Istanbul one month ago, a common question I hear from Turks is, “Why would you move to Turkey? All of us are trying to move to America.” Undoubtedly, Turkey is in an economic crisis. Inflation has, in […]