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A Walk Through Sarajevo’s Past and Future

When you mention Sarajevo to anyone over the age of 30, they won’t think of anything but the war. I was only a child when the world witnessed the brutality of the Bosnian War on television, so my memories are...
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How to Make Money Abroad

From call-centre collection agent to bike-tour operator, our Istanbul correspondent has found a way to make money anywhere he's lived. Here's how. 
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Living Abroad as a Couple

Feeling stifled in your relationship? You might think moving abroad will help let some air in while you rediscover yourselves and the world. Problem is, that's a fairy tale.
A traditional Japanese ryokan.

4 Tips for Urban Exploration

You've just landed in a new city. How do you escape the tourist traps and experience the real thing? (more…)...

North Cyprus: Hidden Corner of Mediterranean Paradise

We are back to Nicosia, the last divided capital of the world. Angeliki (my girlfriend) and I have spent the first four days of our Christmas holidays in the Greek Cypriot part of Cyprus; we are again crossing ...

A Winter Holiday in Cyprus

It's December and Angeliki and I have decided to escape the cold and chaos of Istanbul and spend our Christmas holidays in Cyprus, to enjoy its many beauties and the mild Mediterranean climate. We spent four da...