First Week Highlights

DSC06984 Drinking beer and hanging out on the Kordon (seaside) in Alsancak; watching floating lanterns disappear into the night sky.

DSC07020DSC07021DSC07033Eating at the quirky Leman Kültür cafe, which has comic books at every table.

20130615_130022Having a delicious Sunday breakfast ready for me when I woke up.

DSC07000 DSC07008 DSC07012Encountering a bit of “nostalji” in a Turkish supermarket.

DSC07067Reinstating take-out pide and TV night.

DSC07019Coming back to the familiarity and comfort of my home away from home.