I operate a walking tour company in Istanbul, my hometown. You can find more about our walking tours here: www.walksinistanbul.com I have an engineering degree from ITU and have been guiding since 1998. I am now a part time guide, very full time mom and I am the person who manages all behind the scenes activity for www.walksinistanbul.com When I am not chasing Deniz ( my 3 year old son) , doting on my husband or trying to catch on laundry, I enjoy writing, traveling and story telling... oh and good wine.
Istanbul is like a big cake, with layers and layers of history piled on top of one another. Welcome to the Sultanahmet, the city's historic heart, and an awe-inspiring hotspot for visitors. This walk is an easy introduction to some of Turkish... More»