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    No one is in control of your happiness but you; therefore, you have the power to change anything about yourself or your life that you want to change. (Barbara de Angelis)
Istanbul evening

The Terraces of Istanbul …

And if you feel like going to Istanbul, do not go without the best guide for the city’s best terraces: THE TERRACES OF ISTANBUL A subjective guide By Dimonah & Mehmet Iksel with photographs by Miguel Flores-Vianna Published by Iksel & Flores-Vianna It can be ordered online here on : AMAZON.co.uk Enjoy and bon voyage!

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A New View …

From Galata Tower to Berlin TV Tower! The view from one of the balconies of the apartment

Berlin sky

Goodbye Istanbul – Hello Berlin!!!!!

After 1 year, 1 month, 1 week and 1 amazing day I am leaving Istanbul to open a new chapter in my life in Berlin. It was one of the most extraordinary years in my life and I can’t thank the city and its people enough! THANK YOU! Teşekkür ederim! DANKE!

Istanbul Salt 2 cinema 3


SALT Galata … After the opening of SALT Beyoğlu, the contemporary art space on Istiklal Caddesi, in April 2011, this is the follow-up – SALT Galata at the former Ottoman Bank! An extraordinary research and exhibition centre for contemporary art! and listen to this: Haruka Nakamura the library … le Cinema … the vaults … the … Continue reading

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Heaven on High! …

Check out the December anniversary issue of The World of Interiors! ‘Heaven on High’ – a story on a beautiful, hidden Russian Orthodox church in Karaköy in Istanbul. Photography: Miguel Flores-Vianna. Text: Patrick Legant the December issue:

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Istanbul Kandilli 1
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