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Aegean Smyrna Mermaid : Izmir

There is the beauty lying on the coast of Aegean Sea in Turkey which keeps its uniqueness for ages. Izmir has always been important in Republic history, Ottoman times and ancient Greek times. It...

like a virgin : Delta Danube, Tulcea

I have mentioned `city escapes` frequently in my Romania posts and Danube Delta is one of the most charming of all. Being the best preserved delta area in Europe, Danube Delta is worth visiting...

Istanbul`s Bohemia : Cukurcuma

It is very possible to discover a new corner in Istanbul every time you visit this city. By coincidence, each new corner makes you fall in love once again. Istanbul is a hilly experience...

New Domain : likeatrippie.com

After five years of travel-blogging, it`s time to spice up `like a trippie`. So this is the new domain that you can follow up and soon likeatrippie.blogspot.com address will be is already closed. The format...

Celebrating 5th Year

Hooray! This month, trippie is celebrating its 5th year. Since the beginning, amateur spirit of blogging and idea of sharing have never changed in trippie. In 167 posts, we have visited more than 20...

On flight post : bucharest-madrid

So another on flight post and this time I am flying to Madrid, el capitana de spain and for a good reason. It makes me feel a bit weird to be suited up among...

Macedonia 2 : Road Trip to Bitola

So you tasted Skopje enough, it`s time to discover Alexander`s country. You can take a bus from Tetovo, but we chose to rent a car in order to travel all around the country. A...

Macedonia 1 : Meet Alexander`s Skopje

It was a spontaneous decision heading to Macedonia and right now all I can say we made a perfect decision. Macedonia is definitely not a top tourist destination; it does not offer you Eiffel`s...

Besiktas, Istanbul

This is the town in Istanbul that I will always remember a lot of moments apart from each other during these 9 years. I noticed myself also that my posts about Istanbul are quite...

Hard Rock Cafe Bucharest

When it comes to service, one who lives in Romania knows how it goes. I shared my initial experiences in this post, Das Kapital two years ago and nothing much has changed. But, as...

Herastrau Park, Bucharest

For the ones who are asking what to do in Bucharest, one of my few suggestions would be having a walk in the park. It has amazing parks like Herastrau, Cismigiu, Tineretului, Titan and...

istanbul but also constantinople

As it was mentioned in my previous post here, I would like to talk about Istanbul a lot this year in this blog. I realized that I did not really write much about Istanbul,...

ballonet – now online

We love socks! This is their motto. And Ballonet Socks’ international e-shop is up and running! Just choose your socks and they will deliver wherever you are!  You can enjoy your trip with the most comfortable...

la multi ani !

I have received a lovely present on behalf of trippie and would like to share with you…It`s a 16th century map pressed on a shirt and all locations that I have visited are pinned...

Are you really traveling?

Traveling has been never that easy as it is now. Transportation got much better, prices decreased sharply, there`s tons of information out there about any place you would like to travel. Evolution of internet...

2012 on trippie

It does not suppose to be a new year post, but more like sharing my direction in this blog. I have been writing for 5 years here and my first and main reason has...