Lady Ottoline Violet Anne Morrell loved artists, hosted many parties, her drawingrooms were full of famoust people, many were her lovers. She was an intresting character of 19th century London.
Vera Kholodnaya who was born in Odessa, was the first silent movie star of Russia. While visiting Odessa I saw her statue. This life size boronze statue was elegant and somehow sad. I wanted to know more about the artist so I read and read...
I now consider my self as a high tech person and always keen about computers, electronic devices but way back when I was a teenager, the electronic devices world was different.
Apolyont is a very ancient fishing town, which is well preserved and is very interesting for history and nature lovers.
Aslı Erdoğan is an international prize winning author, human activist and a column writer. She writes about journeys to inner worlds. She describes herself as a writer of wounds.
A literary masterpiece of Ahmet Hamdi Tanpınar , Huzur - A mind at peace - is translated into English.
"Side" is a very attractive holiday place in the Mediterenian Region of Turkey. Nature, sea and history are all merged together. This town isthe province of Antalya, Turkey about 1 hour’s drive east ( 55 km or 34 miles) ) from the city of Antalya.
One of the most significant figurative artists of 20th century, Lucien Freud is unique and famoust with his two kinds of pictures: psychologically disturbing portraits and extraordinary nudes
How to cook cheese stuffed red bell pepper.
Şile is a coastal small town near İstanbul. Şile's forest, wet land and the rocky beach full of small caves are ideal place for walking and watching various birds.
Efesus was an ancient Greek city, built in the 10th century BC. Is one of the great door museums of Turkey and the best preserved ancient city of eastern Mediterranean . One of the "Seven Wonders of the World" is here. Also is considered an important center of early Christianity
There are many people who make me uncomfortable, unhappy, tired. These people have negative energy and I feel and get affected from this energy.Those are energy vampires.
Russian writers are epic, their characters analyses are very well. They write about real people, grand dreams, extreme richness, extreme poverty, destruction, love, hate, ambition.
Ms. Marple, an elderly spin sister is an unsual dedective. She appeared 12 of Agatha Christie's book.
French Philosopher Foulcault wrote a book inspiring from a canvas of Rene Magritte. The book is called "It is not a pipe"
The first and only (currently) Nobel Prize Awarded writer of Turkey
Mardin is a very ancient city. Even the old city walls are preserved. Turks, Kurds, Araps, Sayrians, İzedies live peacefully there since many centuries.
Traveling is my passion and I travel Europe with a very limited budget, in this hub I wanted to share my tips about traveling with a tight budget with you.
Jean-Christophe Grange is very famous in Europe. He is a French writer and his books are translated to many anguages.
Northern Aegean coast of Turkey is a beautiful holiday destination with rich history, clean sea, Tasty cuisine.
I live in a small flat in the historical old town. My small balcony makes me happy. In the crowded street we live, my flower and small balcony is a place to rest, read, drink coffee.
My mother passed away more than 10 years ago and I miss her. This hub is for her memory.
I live in Istanbul. I think Istanbul is a magical city and wanted to share my "best of Istanbul" list.
Agatha Christie visited Istanbul many times, she lived a mystery here. she wrote "Murder in the Orient Express" in Istanbul.
Is Google just a search machine? There are more uses of Google. It is a calender, encyclopedia, blogging platform, e-mail service...
In Turkey a lot of cats live in the streets and people feed them.Surviving in the streets is hard, many people in Turkey try to help these homeless animals, and many tolerate animals on streets.
As an art lover I like to visit museums, art galeries and read about art, artists.
Valentine's day entered to our lives only in recent years and is celebrated in only big cities. Many countries in world have different celebrations.
I am playing Bridge and love it.
I always have lemons in the kitchen as lemon has many uses as medicine, tasty ingredient, cleaning products...
An ancient traditional festival, the Camel Wrestling.
My grandmother, my mother and her friends loved knitting as a hobby. There were many stores selling colorful wool. Nowdays fewer people knitt. I think knitting should be popular again.
Turkish Angora and Turkish Van cats are cute white cats with odd eyes.
Istanbul is a very old city, cradle to many civilisations. In this article I will introduce the Byzantine buildings.
Thyme nas oregona which are a Mediterranean herbs has many uses and good for heath, Zahtar is a mixture of herbs and the main ingredien is thyme.
Alexander McCall Smith is one of my favorable writes. This hub is about him.
Fikret Mualla is a contemporary artist born in Turkey and lived in Paris. I love his paintings very much.
Cinnamon is an ancient spice, used by Romans, Egyptians, Chinese, Indians,Turks to make medicine and also used to make delicious meals. Today it is still liked and used in food, deserts as medicine.
This small Aegean island is on of the best remaining refuges in the world for people who love tranquil, deep blue, clean sea and vineyards stretching for miles.
Bruges is a dream city. You should see.
As an amateur photographer I love taking pictures, here I want to share my hobby with the readers.