Author Archives: Charlotte Lee

Istanbul Q & A

      “You take delight not in a city’s seven or seventy wonders, but in the answer it gives to a question of yours.” -Italo Calvino, Invisible Cities   My mom wrote that quote in a card she sent me … Continue reading

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Favorite Turkish Things! And Becoming Lottie Lee

–originally posted on Charlotte’s personal blog 26 Oct 2013 We have officially been taking classes for about a month. With one week off for bayram (Muslim holiday break), this next Monday and Tuesday off for Republic Day (Turkish Independence day), … Continue reading

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General Musings

So it’s all happening. I’m in Istanbul for the long haul, which is of course only actually until December 20th. Have I have any huge epiphanies? Is life here like a different planet? I mean after spending the summer in … Continue reading

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Glam Shots

On our many adventures through Istanbul and Eastern Turkey, I decided to capitalize upon the opportunity of spending time with such attractive people in such beautiful places. I’m an eager amateur photographer fiddling around with my camera and taking so … Continue reading

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