Princes’ Islands, Istanbul 3/13

Today, my friend Chris and I took the ferry from the Europe side of Istanbul (Karaköy) to the Asian Side (Kadikoy). I saw people on the upper deck with me feeding the seagulls simit (a Turkish sesame seed bagel type snack) and it was hilarious and happy-making (though I can’t vouch for the health ofContinue reading “Princes’ Islands, Istanbul 3/13”

Vegan Travel: Budapest

From goulash to stew to stroganoff, traditional Hungarian fare is typically meat and dairy-centric, but vegan travelers visiting Budapest will find a surprising number of satisfying and affordable meals. Budapest, often called the Paris of the East, is a city rich in culture, history and nightlife. The majestic Danube River splits the city into twoContinue reading “Vegan Travel: Budapest”