Sunset at the Golden Horn

After a roundabout walk down to the fishing pier by Galata bridge, we caught a photo-worthy sunset while sampling a five lira fish sandwich. At least one of those things will certainly happen again while we're in town. 


New Year in Istanbul

After a quick stopover with friends in Germany, Joanna and I landed in Istanbul on my Shengen visa's very last day, just before the New Year. A week on, we've managed to find an apartment, a handful of job leads and, to some extent, our way around town.