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Mystery Sign

My translation software says the sign reads “Picnic Notice.” That leaves me confused.

The sign is just a few metres away from the Buyukada Orphanage (see yesterday’s post). 90 more words


Buyukada Orphanage

I wrote about visiting one of the Princes Islands in Istanbul, and my interest in the abandoned building at the top of the hill. I recently discovered there is more to the story of that abandoned orphanage than what I learned on the trip. 564 more words


One Day Trip to Princes Islands

Remember when I said that traveling alone doesn’t mean you’re totally alone?

This statement is totally true, especially in my case. Along the way, I always find many people to talk with and even to travel with. 737 more words


Some Snaps From Princes Islands

Princes Islands had been known as islands of Princes at Byzantine Period. The princes kept coming to these islands to have private holiday. When Ottoman took over Turkey, this practice were still continued.  233 more words


One day trip to Princes' Islands

I was planning to write about princes’ islands when l first visited them, but l couldn’t.Two years ago , l was the lucky one who experienced a good tourist attraction in Istanbul. 290 more words