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Expat Life, Istanbul

Expat Living Turkey: Does it get cold in Istanbul?

Yes, it gets cold in Istanbul. In the winter, Istanbul's summer heat is replaced by cold weather. Snow and ice are not uncommon and can turn this beautiful city into a fairytale wonderland.

Expat Life, Istanbul, Turkey

Time Warp Tuesday: Wrong Turn

August 2011 - Istanbul:  First Impressions  We're finally here all together after six long months of Mr Incredible having an horrendous bi-weekly Istanbul-London commute. It's hot and sunny and the children in particular are getting lots of warm smiles and attention from everyone.  Pickle especially attracts cries of "cok guzel" (pronounced choc-goozelle) and is often scooped… Continue reading Time Warp Tuesday: Wrong Turn