Lisa Morrow is a sociologist, blogger and the author of three books about Turkey, most recently "Waiting for the Tulips to Bloom: Adrift in Istanbul". With a monthly spot on San Francisco Turkish Radio, she has been interviewed on several national radio programs in her native Australia, and is a frequent contributor to international websites, magazines, and blogs. Lisa is determined to scratch away the seemingly mundane surface of ordinary Turkish life to reveal the complexities below. To learn more about her life in Turkey, including how she feels about kelle paça (traditional sheep’s head soup), go to www.insideoutinistanbul.com.
This easy walk takes you on a journey through history. You’ll discover the heart of Kadikoy, from the end of the Ottoman period, the beginnings of the Orthodox church, to the tumultuous and positive changes wrought by a passion for all things... More»