I don't aspire to be a luxury traveler. I'm happy to travel with my family within a conservative budget, flying in economy class and staying at clean, comfortable, mid-range hotels. Actually, since we started traveling with our children, more often than not we have chosen to stay … [Read more...] about The trouble with luxury travel accommodations
The theme for this week's #JAchat is "street photography". I'm going to let you in on a little secret: the first question is, "What are the best cities for street photography?" I didn't have to think on this very long to come up with my answer; it is Istanbul. At any given time … [Read more...] about #JAchat topic: Street photography. Focus: Istanbul.
Who doesn't love Fridays? I mean, there are so many reasons to look forward to the end of the week and one of those reasons, for me, is #FriFotos. This week's theme is URBAN. So let's have a look at some of my favorite cities in the world, shall we? I … [Read more...] about #FriFotos: URBAN
Miss me? I've returned from my little hiatus to put together a small collection of some of my favorite views from around the world, in honor of this week's #FriFotos. … [Read more...] about #FriFotos: Views
It’s incredible to think that one year ago this week, The Working Dad (my husband, Mark) and I were preparing to take off for Istanbul to celebrate our ten-year wedding anniversary. I’m amazed that: a) time has flown by so quickly, and b) that Mark and I made it another year! … [Read more...] about Longing for Istanbul