Author Archives: Nina Underman

Thanksgiving

  Tomorrow is Thanksgiving in America, but here in Turkey it’s just another Thursday I’ll be kicking off with a 9 a.m. Politics of Nationalism and Ethnicity class. Was getting a little sad earlier today about not being home for … Continue reading

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So many mosques, so little time.

They say a journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. I left my pedometer at home, but I think it’s safe to say we definitely got our recommended 10,000 daily steps this past Saturday and Sunday as … Continue reading

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Food, Glorious Food.

I was stressing about a lot of things before coming on this program but the food was not one of them. Lamb? Baklava? Olives? Yogurt? Sign me up. The food has been UNREAL. We just got back from our first … Continue reading

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