Don’t say you haven’t heard about it!

The smell of coffee.The smell of fresh roasted coffee.A lot of coffee.Coffee with milk.Morning coffee.Afternoon coffee.Evening coffee.6th to 9th October coffee. Yes, it’s early, but last year tickets were sold out quickly! For those of you, who missed it and for those of us who enjoyed it – save the date:6-7-8-9 October 2016, Küçükçiftlik Park,Continue reading “Don’t say you haven’t heard about it!”

Turška umetnost / Turkish Art #1

Tovarna Bomonti/ Factory  Glede na to, da študiram umetnostno zgodovino, je že skrajni čas, da predstavim tudi malo turške umetnosti oziroma turške umetnike. Začela bom kar v 21. stoletju in sicer z umetnikom, na katerega sem naletela pri obisku galerije ALT v sklopu kulturnega središča Bomontiada. Bomontiada je ime novega kulturnega centra za sodobno umetnostContinue reading “Turška umetnost / Turkish Art #1”

Don’t miss! The Zero Waste Istanbul Flea Market

Day: Sunday, January 17thTime: 12:00-18:00Place: St. Helena Chapel, Istnbul (Behind the UK Embassy) Zero Waste Istanbul Flea Market (facebook) Where will you be next Sunday? No plans? Well, here is an interesting event that you may want to visit: The Zero Waste Istanbul Flea Market, organized by The Zero Waste Turkey. It is the firstContinue reading “Don’t miss! The Zero Waste Istanbul Flea Market”

Turkey Time changes (Winter 2015)

(maniacmuslim.com) Why do it on the same day as most of the other countries? Well, because of elections, of course! Don’t forget, that Turkey will not change to winter time on October 25th, but on November 8 at 4 am. How to solve this problem? Change the time zone from +2 to +3 for twoContinue reading “Turkey Time changes (Winter 2015)”

Smells like coffee…

Beautiful Haydarpaşa train station. Istanbul. (Turkish) coffee. Istanbul Coffee Festival (Instagram) Well, in my two years in Turkey, I’ve been mostly drinking Turkish çay (tea)…well a lot of tea! And now it’s finally time to drink a lot of coffee. Tomorrow, October the 22nd, the second Istanbul Coffee Festival starts. Despite coffee tasting, there willContinue reading “Smells like coffee…”

SlanaVoda – #TuzluSu

14. Istanbulski bienale, ki se odvija na številnih lokacijah po mestu (in na vodi), in sicer med 5.9.2015 in 1.11.2015 Novi Istanbul, Salt Beyoğlu Obisk bienala priporočam vsem ljubiteljem (sodobne) umetnosti in pa tudi tistim, ki to niso. Bienale je tokrat zelo zanimiv za vse, saj odpira vrata nekaterih, sicer za javnost zaprtih objektov. TemaContinue reading “SlanaVoda – #TuzluSu”

Istanbul Marathon * Istanbulski maraton*

Istanbul Marathon, also kwnon as Eurasia Marathon or Vodafone Marathon, is organized every November. It’s the only marathon that starts in Asia and finished in Europe. This year marathon will take place on Sunday, November 16th. Even if you are not really a runners, you can participate! And  Maraton Evrazija / Eurasia Marathon it’s totallyContinue reading “Istanbul Marathon * Istanbulski maraton*”

Istanbul low budget #2: Sightseeing for free

In the previos blog post about low budget Istanbul, I shared with you some advices which, I hope, will help you to save some money while travelling. (you can read it here) In this blog post, I would like to share with you some of the top free (or almost free) Istanbul’s attractions. Sultanahmet squareContinue reading “Istanbul low budget #2: Sightseeing for free”

Poletni festivali in kocerti ♬ Summer festivals and concerts ♬

Nekaj festivalski idej za vse, ki boste poleti obiskali Istanbul. If you are visiting Istanbul this summer, here are some festivals you can visit!(The list will be updated). MAJ ♬ MAY ♬ MAYIS *Univerzitetni pomladni festivali* Universities’ spring festival* Bahar şenlikleri* Maj pravzaprav še ni poletni mesec (sploh pa ne letos, brrr!), ampak sem ga želela vključit,Continue reading “Poletni festivali in kocerti ♬ Summer festivals and concerts ♬”