January 24, 2012 § 2 Comments
One of the benefits of having recently returned from a backpacking trip is that I have plenty of new ideas still knocking around in my head. I began my 5-week European trip in Istanbul, Turkey, where I visited my friend Samantha. For me, two of the best things about Istanbul were the opportunity to see lots of gorgeous Turkish art and architecture, and the wide availability of pomegranates. Yum!