Travel Tips

We know it’s a common traveller’s confusion that travel insurance always seems like extra expenses when booking a trip. Be it for leisure, pleasure or business, it’s highly recommended you always get one before you set out on any trip.  I remember my uncle, Bob who learned about travel insurance the hard way after...

Don’t let the worry of getting your visa, stop you from crossing off your travel destinations this year. There are a number of beautiful places to visit and all you require is a visa on arrival. This article will cover a number of exotic places you can visit, all you need is your plane ticket and a good mindset. To...

While on board heading towards Istanbul we caught sight of the Kizkulesi Tower, literal meaning for “Maiden’s Tower” in Turkish. The name comes from a legend when the Byzantine emperor heard a prophecy telling him that his beloved daughter would die at the age of 18 by a snake. So he decided to put her in this tower...

My mouth was dry, the bugs in my stomach were calling for their timely meals, my legs already failing me from walking throughout the tour in the city. We quickly left the Blue Mosque and headed to the Bazaar in Fatih, Istanbul. The Bazaar was grande – littered with stores and restaurants, however, our only attention...

I had a quick chat with Raheed who happens to understand the local language and knows just the right places to get our Istanbul tour started. He said – “get ready to tour Istanbul just like a local, you will be taking the metro like locals, we will eat at a local restaurant when we get to the Bazaar, we will make...