Well, the great september arrived again with the great events... you must be wondering why i love september so much?... just because september is the starting month of the great it events... First we gonna start with ICT Summit Eurasia 2012 which is a tremendous event in it (information technology) and ct (communication technology). The event will gonna start with "ICT Summit Eurasia Awards" on September 11 2012 in İstanbul which i personally directly attend as a viewer.
Ohh well... What a bliss it was to have wonderful time in Bodrum!! Wonderful cuisine, chic restaurants, creative decorations, heavenly nature, crystal clear sea and cool Bodrum breeze even in the hot weather...
To tell you the truth I don't know where to start as I had taken thousands of pictures, downloaded great ideas during my trip to Bodrum. So, I m excited now to start sharing all with you whereas feeling a bit down that the summer dream is over...
In Terry Pratchett's "The colour of magic" he has a character called Twoflower, a tourist who travels with a trunk which has hundreds of tiny legs and a mind of its own.
Twoflower is a blithely unaware traveller, ignorant of the terrible dangers he constantly falls into in his search for the most authentic drinking establishment (i.e. the kind normal people avoid because their life depends on it) and most tourist-worthy sights (i.e.
As I write this lines I am getting mentally prepared to pack my 2 suitcases (27 and 13 kgs) and my backpack. Luckily Emirates gives us 30 kgs baggage allowance + 7 kgs hand baggage. I don't know how I would take my life with me if I would have booked with any other airline.
We spent our last day in Istanbul on the Bosphorus cruise and enjoyed the views for a couple of hours.
August 30th is a major holiday in Turkey. It commemorates the victory of the Turkish forces at the final battle in Dumlupınar. This victory is significant because it ended the Turkish Independence War in 1922 and resulted in the founding of the Turkish Republic. This year it became a 4-day weekend for many. I had the unique opportunity to wander the streets in the morning and observe some of the festivities.