Today we are posting photos of all the sweet folks that have visited us in Istanbul so far, along with some of the new friends we have made here. Looking forward to many more visitors in 2011!
Colleen on the peak of Buyukada, Princes' Islands
Mark and Bruno in Topkapi Palace
Julia's brother Paul on a carriage ride in Princes' Islands
Paul on the ferry
Bob and Dick on Istiklal Caddesi. Bob is our friend from Philly, and Dick is living here for the year.
Ulku (left) and her sister Arzu in Ortakoy, a beautiful neighborhood on the Bosphorus. We met Ulku through the Istanbul Fulbright Office.
Fellow Fulbrighters Aimee and Jordan.
Kris and Sarah on Princes' Island
Students from the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts at Rustem Pasa Mosque:
Courtney, Kara, Ewa, Julia, Connie, Gibbs, Sinead, Lucia, Morgan, Galen and Shane
Dale at the Blue Mosque
Shane, Sarah and Dale in Taxsim Square