Bridging the Gap With TANGO!

Tango movement connecting people in Turkey, not only to those in Argentina, but to people in China, Ukraine, Italy, Russia, Lebanon … countries all around the world! Dance is a universal language & a bridge!

HealthCare vs. Health Business- Turkey’s Rise in Healthcare Tourism

In Turkey Healthcare is treated as health services- a fulfillment of one of the most basic human needs. Unlike the United States, where healthcare is a Business. A very expensive mega business. Comparing and contrasting the two models, and a sincere interview with two expats- Terry and Jane. Our universal need, and the right to […]

Paspatur- Fethiye’s Colorful & Historic Old Town

Paspatur, Fethiye’s historic Old Town, is one of those places that people, whether locals or tourists, feel connected to in more than one way. It has that vibe about it: The narrow, vine-shaded and umbrella-topped alleys and courtyards filled with quaint shops selling local crafts and carpets, leather goods, spices and gifts, as well as […]

Does BBQ Connect? From Argentina and Australia to South Africa and Turkey: Connecting with BBQ

The love of Grilling Meat, Barbecue (BBQ), is a world-wide phenomenon transcending regionalities, cultures, race, and religion. Think Barbie, Braai and Asado to Gogi-Gui and Mangal: It’s all BBQ to me! This is what I mean by Bridging the Gap. Our universal love of grilling-barbecuing meat- as a bridge: Making the politically-motivated divides and gaps […]

“Levissi”: A Mysterious Ghost Town & the Sorrowful Story of Kayakoy

The infamous conclusion of the Greco-Turkish War in 1923. A decision, mutually made by two governments, costing tens of thousands their roots, their culture, their home. A decision not based on the consent of the governed, but a handful who governed. As humans we all treasure our roots, our birthplaces, our communities- those we live […]

Feasting on Jumbo Blue Crabs Among Caretta Turtles & Ancient Rock Tombs!

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Cruising Along & Reflecting Upon the Ancient King Tombs in the Dalyan Delta

Cruising along Dalyan River’s ancient site and reflecting upon this mystical tapestry of life that once occupied this area, and the secret of the King Tombs in the rocks!

Turkey’s Kayakoy- “Levissi”- A Mysterious Ghost Town & A Sorrowful Story of Forced Migration

A somber highlight from my coming series: Bridge the Gap with Sibel Edmonds, Season One: The infamous conclusion of the Greco-Turkish War in 1923. A decision, mutually made by two governments, costing tens of thousands their roots, their culture, their home. A decision not based on the consent of the governed, but a handful who […]

Tango Fever a La Turkey: Dance- A Universal Language & A Bridge

Another highlight from my coming series: Bridge the Gap with Sibel Edmonds, Season One: Tango movement connecting people in Turkey, not only to those in Argentina, but to people in China, Ukraine, Italy, Russia, Lebanon … countries all around the world! My coming series encompasses not only politics and philosophy, but also history, culture, dance, […]

Blue Crab Feast Among Ancient Tombs & Caretta Turtles in Dalyan, Turkey

A brief highlight from one of my coming episodes: Bridge the Gap with Sibel Edmonds, Season One. My series encompasses not only politics and philosophy, but also history, culture, food, travel, music and much more. I’ll be sharing with you all things that connect and bind us to each other- no matter what the race, […]