Turkey - Mindful Wanderlust

Our Vegan Favourites in Turkey

Posted by • September 30, 2015 • Stories ,Turkey ,Vegan 19 Comments

  Since going vegan, Cody and I have truly gained a new appreciation for food. We become so excited to try new vegan dishes we have never seen before, and it is an added bonus when

2014 Year in Review

    It is incredible how quickly the time flies. Last year at this time we were in the Kingdom of Bhutan exploring the amazing country and volunteering with Humane Society Asia, and today we are

Turkey: For Adventure, Culture and Cuisine

Posted by • October 9, 2014 • Stories ,Turkey 2 Comments

  One of the benefits of traveling to another country is to experience an alternative culture. You can barter at local markets, visit historical monuments and taste some traditional cuisine. Turkey is no different. Holidaymakers are flocking

After 28 Months On the Road, We’re Heading Home

  28 months…..843 days……20,232 hours There are times that I think about what I would be doing had Cody and I not embarked on 28 months of travel around the world. …..actually, I have not thought once

Cruising the Mediterranean with AlaTurka Cruises

Posted by • April 20, 2014 • Featured ,Turkey 15 Comments

  Beautiful, relaxing, perfect, fun….. are just a few words that come to mind when thinking about our 3 night, 4 day Mediterranean Turkey cruise with Alaturka Cruises.   From the moment we boarded to the moment

Hot Air Balloon Ride Over Cappadocia, Turkey

Posted by • April 1, 2014 • Featured ,Stories ,Travel Video ,Turkey 37 Comments

  Our day started at 4:40am. We peeled ourselves out of bed and into the chilled rainy darkness to wait for our ride. The van arrived at 5:15am. We hopped in and were taken to the

Top 5 places To See in Istanbul

Posted by • March 16, 2014 • Stories ,Turkey 18 Comments

  After a long flight from Bangkok to Moscow and Moscow to Istanbul, we finally arrived in Turkey ready for our two full days of touring in Istanbul.   We were picked up at 8:30 sharp for