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Asia

The Blossoming Roses of Antalya

It’s May and the city of Antalya is in full bloom with roses in every shade. Roses have always had a special place in my heart. As I recall visiting my grandmother, we would go out into her yard to pick pink roses from her flowerbed. Today, just the smell […]

Traveling Tips

My First Year of Blogging

What a year it has been! I launched my website www.travelinglensphotography.com to show photos and tell stories from my travels. Through this journey, I learned all about website design, branding, scheduling social media posts, as well as what niche to pursue and what stories the traveling public might be interested […]

Cultural Exploration

Married to a Muslim

Although I did not grow up in a religious household, we did occasionally go to Sunday church service and I was confirmed and baptized in a Lutheran Church. I must say, religion has been an interesting journey for me as I have always respected a higher spirit but didn’t really […]

Traveling Tips

How to Choose the Best Airbnb

Part of the excitement when going on vacation is putting the itinerary together of things to see, do and explore at your chosen destination. Part of the planning is also figuring out a very convenient and central place to stay all while looking for ways to save money. Over the […]