Secret Gardens: Explore Princes’ Islands

David Wheeler has mentioned garden specialist Gursan Ergil and famous gardens in Princes’ Islands on The Telegraph in this month’s issue. He is the editor of Hortus and also is researching a book about the gardens of Istanbul. The author says, “If you’re going to Turkey, make sure to visit the Princes’ Islands: an unspoilt archipelago just a few miles [...]

 

What’s up in Town | Jan 6 – 12, 2014

MUSIC | Okay Temiz Oriental Wild Okay Temiz, percussion master and jazz musician, will take the stage with his Turkish, Sufi, African, and Indian based oriental-jazz band Oriental Wind. The place is Nardiss Jazz Club, and date is Jan 6. MUSIC | Carmina Burana German composer Carf Orff’s famous work is at Zorlu Center, Istanbul with the rendition of Istanbul [...]

 
 

What about Horticulture experience in Turkey?

This spring in Turkey will be awesome again! What about taking a journey along Turkish history and culture through its horticulture, gardens and botany? If yes, we recommend you to check out the itinerary of the “Horticulture & Culture Tour of Turkey with Gursan Ergil” between 25 April and 11 May, 2014.     Istanbul, Edirne, Canakkale, Ayvalik, Ephesus, Kutahya and [...]

 

What’s up in Town? | Dec 2 – 8, 2013

ART | Paul Morrison: Black Light Famous painter known for his botanical landscape paintings presents works from his Black Light series. This free-entrance exhibition can be visited until Dec 28 at Dirimart Art Gallery in Nisantasi, Istanbul. ART | The Journey Sinan Demirtaş’s new exhibition offers you a journey through the concrete and the abstract. We recommend you to see [...]

 

What’s up in Town? | Nov 25 – Dec 1, 2013

ART | Rafael Lozano-Hemmer The exhibition is waiting for its enthusiasts till Feb 16, 2014. The exhibition area is at Borusan Contemporary in Baltalimani, Istanbul. ART | Mahmut Karatoprak Karatoprak’s all paintings that belong to Yellow Flowers of Patience are with you at Gallery Selvin in Arnavutkoy, Istanbul. Now his subject is women who are in a state of absolute [...]

 

Benefits of Reading

It’s a good infograph that includes the data should be considered in. Let’s take a pause surfing the Internet and read book We recommend some books to read in the list of Top 10 Travel Books of Amazon Bestsellers: – Eiger Dreams: Ventures Among Men and Mountains – Jon Krakauer - Humans of New York – Brandon Stanton – The Art [...]