I think that we are all well aware of the situation that is haunting me, and exciting my fiance Yes, the protests that are happening in Istanbul as we speak. What started as a friendly protest to save a park, has ended up turning to tear gas by police, and scaring the living **** out of travelers. The question we are all thinking, but afraid to ask, has finally been answered.
Is it still safe to travel to Turkey? Will i be able to see the city? Hakan of course says yes, but if you want an unbiased opinion, here is Conde Nast Traveler’s take on the situation. The answer is still YES!!!
As the plane tickets are finally booked, and the real planning starts, here is a great article that CNN put out about my favorite Turkish food. Enjoy — Hakan