Artober

Turkish name for autumn is sonbahar, or ‘last spring’.  Even though the trees and flowers won’t blossom, Istanbul’s art scene definitely will. After lazy summer nap, the art scene in Istanbul woke up. October (actually already the last day of September) will kick off with Istanbul Gallery Weekend, followed with Days of opened Studios andContinue reading “Artober”

5 Books about Istanbul

This post goes for all the book lovers out there! Here is a short list of books about Istanbul. The list is not a definite since there are many many books written about this city. CLICK ON TITLES TO GET MORE INFO ABOUT EACH BOOK. Orhan Pamuk: Istanbul: Memories and the City The obvious, Pamuk’sContinue reading “5 Books about Istanbul”