What to do in Gazientep (Antep)

Gazientep, otherwise known as ‘Antep’ is situated in Southeastern Anatolia, Turkey. Famous for its pistachios (‘fistik’) and mosaics, this city gave us our first real flavour of Eastern Turkey. From our experience there are two things you should definitely try here: the various pistachio Baklavas from Imam Gağdaş and the ‘Atom shake’ from the juice … More What to do in Gazientep (Antep)

Crossing from Turkey to Georgia: a change of scenery

After a month travelling in South East Turkey it was time for us to head North. We were originally really keen to visit the beautiful area around Lake Van and take our time travelling up to our next stop, Georgia. However, with the current disturbances involving the Kurdish PKK we were strongly advised to skip … More Crossing from Turkey to Georgia: a change of scenery

First few days

We arrived in Oslo for our first day as part of a 24 stop over before our plane left for Antalya. Since there was no direct flight from London to Antalya we thought we may as well make the most of it. Upon arriving we were quick to learn how expensive Oslo is. If, like … More First few days